Partners to Date



Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.  An industry leader in environmental sustainability, Citi announced earlier this year a new strategy, which includes a $100 billion environmental financing target, new environmental footprint goals, and a deepening commitment to environmental and social risk management.



Platinum Partner

Deloitte provides audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management, tax and related services to public and private clients spanning multiple industries. Deloitte serves four out of five Fortune Global 500® companies through a globally connected network of member firms in more than 150 countries bringing world-class capabilities, insights, and high-quality service to address clients’ most complex business challenges. Together, Deloitte’s approximately 244,000 professionals strives to make an impact that matters.


Region in Focus:
Gothenburg & West Sweden

Silver Partners

Headquartered in New York City, Axel Johnson Inc. is the corporate home for a diverse collection of industry-leading businesses.  In 2015 Axel Johnson Inc. companies had revenues of approximately $4.0 billion, employed in excess of 2,500 people, and served more than 30,000 commercial customers.  AJI is a private investment company, founded in 1920, and owned by the Johnson family of Stockholm, Sweden.  Axel Johnson Inc. acquires and invests in companies to own and operate them, with the goal of building long-term enterprise value. Some of the companies in Axel Johnson Inc.’s portfolio have been part of the group for over 40 years.



SEB is a leading Nordic financial services group with a strong belief that entrepreneurial minds and innovative companies are key in creating a better world. SEB takes a long term perspective and supports its customers in good times and bad.  In Sweden and the Baltic countries, SEB offers financial advice and a wide range of financial services. In Denmark, Finland, Norway and Germany, the bank's operations have a strong focus on corporate and investment banking based on a full-service offering to corporate and institutional clients.

The international nature of SEB's business is reflected in its presence in some 20 countries worldwide. On June 30th 2016, the group's total assets amounted to SEK 2,677 billion while its assets under management totaled SEK 1,657 billion. The group has around 15,500 employees. Read more about SEB at


Örebro University is a modern, broad-based university with internationally prominent research. 17,000 students and 1,200 staff study and work here. We offer some 80 degree programmes at the undergraduate and Master’s levels as well as some 700 separate courses. Örebro University cooperates with industry and commerce, local and regional governments and other organisations, both nationally and internationally. 

The 2015 Times Higher Education ranking placed Örebro University among the top 301-350 universities in the world, a position of great significance for attracting international students and forming strategic partnerships with universities abroad. Our Man-Technology-Environment research centre (MTM) has a dedicated focus on applied research on chemicals in the environment and sustainable development. Research projects are conducted in collaboration with international authorities like UNEP, private businesses and NGOs.



Bronze Partner

Unilever is one of the world’s leading suppliers of Food, Home and Personal Care products with sales in over 190 countries and reaching 2 billion consumers a day. It has 169,000 employees and generated sales of €53.3 billion in 2015. Over half (58%) of the company’s footprint is in developing and emerging markets. Unilever has more than 400 brands found in homes around the world, including Persil, Dove, Knorr, Domestos, Hellmann’s, Lipton, Wall’s, PG Tips, Ben & Jerry’s, Marmite, Magnum and Lynx.

Unilever’s Sustainable Living Plan commits to: helping more than a billion people take action to improve their health and well-being by 2020, halving the environmental impact of our products by 2030 and enhancing the livelihoods of millions of people by 2020. Unilever was ranked number one in its sector in the 2015 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In the FTSE4Good Index, it achieved the highest environmental score of 5. It led the list of Global Corporate Sustainability Leaders in the 2016 GlobeScan/SustainAbility annual survey for the sixth year running. Unilever was ranked the most sustainable food and beverage company in Oxfam’s Behind the Brands Scorecard in 2016 for the second year.


In-Kind Contribution


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