Per Åkerberg new CEO of Medius

Medius Board of Directors has appointed Per Åkerberg as CEO of Medius Group, one of the world’s leading suppliers of cloud-based solutions for Accounts Payable Invoice Automation.

The appointment will be effective as of June 2015. Going forward, Mikael Lindblom, who has served as CEO since 2012, will direct his full attention to Medius’ sales activities.

Per has long-standing experience from senior positions at listed cloud and software companies, most recently as CEO of global IT company ReadSoft which was acquired by Lexmark in September 2014. Per previously served as President and CEO of ENEA. Before that, Per held several senior positions at Telelogic AB.

”I am pleased to present Per Åkerberg as the new CEO of Medius. With his experience in the area Medius operates in, as well as his experience of international expansion, sales and mergers & acquisitions, Per will be a valuable addition to the Medius team,” says Markus Gerdien, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Medius.

”I am honored and proud of the Board of Directors confidence in me and look forward to developing Medius as a company, its international market position and its leading products” says Per Åkerberg.

”Bringing in Per Åkerberg as CEO is extremely positive for both the company and its employees. I know Per from working with him for many years and I am confident that he will make a strong contribution to Medius’ future growth. I will remain a large shareholder and now look forward to direct my full attention to my greatest passion – sales,” says Mikael Lindblom, current CEO of Medius.

Per is 49 years old and has a business administration degree from Mid Sweden University in Sundsvall. Per is married, has two children and lives in Ekerö outside of Stockholm.

For more information please contact
–  Markus Gerdien, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Medius AB, +46 (0)70 610 52 93
–  Mikael Lindblom, CEO, Medius AB, +46 (0)733 50 74 59, mikael.lindblom@medius-group.com
–  Fredrik André, Global Marketing Director, Medius AB, +46 (0)709 23 93 81, fredrik.andre@medius-group.com

About Medius
Medius is a leading provider of AP invoice automation solutions in the cloud. The solutions MediusFlow and Ascendo automate and simplify the entire P2P process. The company has 1,300 customers worldwide, with high density in Retail, Manufacturing and Services. Founded in 2001, Medius now has 200 employees working out of offices in Sweden (HQ), Norway, Denmark, Poland, the Netherlands, United States, Malaysia and Australia. www.mediusflow.com