In Q1 our team of Summates has grown and we are delighted to welcome Peder Qvigstad, Monika Rusik, Mehdi Lahlou and Mette Mellby to Summa.
Peder Qvigstad has joined our investment team as an Investment Associate after first coming onboard as an intern in August 2019. “I am very excited to join the Summa team in a permanent position and look forward to continuing to support our unique investment approach”, says Peder. Prior to joining Summa Equity, he had various engagements in Arkwright Consulting, Verdane, Clarksons Platou and DNB.
Monika Rusik recently joined our finance team as Head of Accounting. “I’m proud to be a part of Summa and I strongly believe in our purpose and investment strategy. I believe in the importance of addressing the environmental issues and investing in companies that can contribute to solve our environmental and global challenges. It’s exciting to share this journey together with the inspiring and driven people at Summa”, says Monika. Prior to joining Summa Equity, she worked at Deloitte and Nobia AB.
Mehdi Lahlou has joined our investment team as an Investment Associate. “I joined Summa because I strongly believe in our investment philosophy that companies that solve global challenges will be more future-proof and thus generate superior returns for our investors. Furthermore, I appreciate to work in an organization with purpose driven and professional people”, says Mehdi. Prior to joining Summa Equity, he worked as Investment Banking Analyst in Merrill Lynch and S&T Analyst in J.P. Morgan.
Mette Mellby has joined our investment team as an Office Manager. “I am proud to be a part of the Summa-team. Summa Equity features an unique opportunity to join a team that want to solve the challenges the world is facing and have a positive impact on the society”, says Mette. Prior to joining Summa Equity, she worked as a teacher, in addition, she has finance and accounting experience from previous employers such as TINE SA and Circle K.