Johan Baklund

Senior Advisor

Johan Baklund (b. 1968) works as a senior adviser in Interimleder AS.

Johan holds a Master of Business Administration from BI Norwegian Business School, and has a seasoned background as a top manager in market-leading Nordic Retail Chains such as ICA, Statoil Retail, Apotek1, Synsam, Profiloptik, Granngården and Felleskjøpet.

He has in-depth knowledge and understanding of the challenges and competence needed throughout the retail value chain as a whole, and for the last 25 years he’s worked with business development and top-level management — in all parts of the value chains and in many different cultures and competitive situations — for both family, public, private equity, and cooperative-owned companies in Norway, Sweden and Denmark.