Following the announcement that Najad Yachts and Arcona Yachts will be two separate companies, Fredrik Malmqvist has been appointed as CEO for Najad. Fredrik is an Engineer with a Masters degree from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm (KTH) and currently holds the position of Chief Product and Marketing Officer at the Nasdaq listed FinTech, Qliro.
“Fredrik has a proven track record of being a great leader and leading businesses in transformation. I believe that Fredrik’s strategic and commercial mindset coupled with a huge passion for the yachting industry, is a highly unique and fortunate combination. It will for sure be exciting and inspiring to see Fredrik develop Najad further.” – comments Håkan Eksandh, Owner of Najad Yachts AB.
“I am excited and proud to be appointed the new CEO for such a well-established brand as Najad. I have followed the yachting industry and Najad for many years and in my view Najad’s ability to combine world class design with traditional craftsmanship from Sweden provides a unique position with huge potential.” – says Fredrik Malmqvist, appointed CEO for Najad Yachts AB.
Fredrik Malmqvist will assume the role as CEO for Najad at the beginning of September 2022.