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Toni Petersson
Chief Executive Officer and Board Member
Toni Petersson has served as our Chief Executive Officer since November 2012. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Petersson founded several businesses, including companies in the hospitality industry and a real estate company, before he served as the CEO of Boblbee from October 2009 to November 2012.
Fredrik Berg
Fredrik Berg has served as a member of our board of directors since July 2020. Mr. Berg has been an employee of our company since 2013 and currently serves as the employee representative on our board of directors in accordance with Swedish law.
Steven Chu
Steven Chu joined our board of directors in May 2021. Mr. Chu has been a professor at Stanford University since 2013. He previously served as the Secretary of Energy at the U.S. Department of Energy from 2009 to 2013. Mr. Chu currently serves on the board of directors for several private companies and served on the board of directors of Nvidia Corporation from 2004 to 2009, the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology from 2004 to 2009 and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory from 2004 to 2009. Mr. Chu holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Physics and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Mathematics from the University of Rochester. He also holds a Ph.D. in Physics and did a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California, Berkeley. Mr. Chu was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1997 and has been a Member of the National Academy of Sciences and a foreign member of eight other academies of science since 1992. He has won numerous other awards, including 32 honorary university degrees.
Chair of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee
Ann Chung
Ann Chung has served as a member of our board of directors since July 2020. Ms. Chung has served as a Managing Director of The Blackstone Group since January 2020. She previously served as a Principal at Fremont Private Holdings from 2018 to 2019 and as a Principal at J.H. Whitney Capital Partners from 2013 to 2018. Ms. Chung served on the board of directors of CJ Foods, Inc. from 2014 to 2020, Confluence Outdoors from 2014 to 2018 and Accupac, Inc. from 2017 to 2018. Ms. Chung holds a Masters of Business Administration in Entrepreneurial Management and a Bachelor’s of Science in Commerce from the University of Virginia.
Member of the Audit Committee
Bernard Hours
Bernard Hours has served as a member of our board of directors since March 2019. Mr. Hours has served as the President of Andros España and Chef Sam in Spain since January 2017. Mr. Hours also currently serves as the President of Metved Limited, a position he has held since December 2014. Prior to these roles, Mr. Hours served as the Chief Operating Officer of Danone S.A. from 2008 to 2014. Mr. Hours currently serves on the board of directors of Essilor International since 2009 and on the board of directors of Verlinvest since 2015. Mr. Hours holds a degree in Business from HEC Paris.
Hannah Jones
Hannah Jones has served as a member of our board of directors since April 2021. Ms. Jones has served as the CEO of Earthshot Prize since June 2021. Previously, she served as President of Nike Innovation Labs and has held numerous positions at Nike since 1998, including as Chief Sustainability Officer and Senior Director of Corporate Social Responsibility EMEA. Ms. Jones served as a member of the board of directors, including serving on the Sustainability Committee, of People Against Dirty from 2013 to 2017. Ms. Jones holds a Bachelor’s of Arts in Philosophy and French from the University of Sussex. Ms. Jones has won numerous awards, including the C.K.Prahalad Award of Global Business Sustainability Leadership in 2013 and Fast Company #8 Most Creative People Award in 2010.
Member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee
Mattias Klintemar
Mattias Klintemar has served as a member of our board of directors since November 2016. Mr. Klintemar has served as the Investment Director of Ostersjostiftelsen, or the Foundation for Eastern and European Studies, since May 2012. From 2010 to 2013, Mr. Klintemar served as the Chief Executive Officer of Morphic Technologies, and he served as the CFO of Hexaformer from 2006 to 2009. Mr. Klintemar served as a member of the board of directors of Pallet Life Sciences since 2018 and Moberg Pharma, including serving on the Remuneration Committee and Audit Committee, from April 2018 to April 2019. Mr. Klintemar has been a licensed Financial Advisor in Sweden since 2002. Mr. Klintemar holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance from Karlstad University. 
Member of the Audit Committee
Chair of the Remuneration Committee
Tomakin Lai
Tomakin Lai has served as a member of our board of directors since April 2021. Mr. Lai has served as the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of China Resources Beer (Holdings) Company Limited since 2016 and the Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of China Resources Enterprise, Limited since 2016 and joined this company in 2008. Prior to that, he served as the Financial Controller and Company Secretary of Zhong An Real Estate Limited (now known as Zhong An Group Limited) from January to September 2008 and the Financial Controller and Company Secretary of China Oriental Group Company Limited from 2004 to 2008. Mr. Lai has served on the board of directors for China Resources Beer (Holdings) Company Limited since 2016. Mr. Lai also serves on the boards of directors of Scales Corporation Limited, which is listed on the New Zealand Stock Exchange, and New Zealand King Salmon Investments Limited, which is listed on the New Zealand Stock Exchange and the Australian Securities Exchange. Mr. Lai also serves on the board of directors for on a number of private companies, including Pacific Coffee (Holdings) Limited and China Resources Logistics (Group) Limited. Mr. Lai holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Manchester. Mr. Lai is also a Fellow of a number of Chartered Accountant and similar bodies, including the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Chartered Governance Institute in the United Kingdom, the Institute of Internal Auditors, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries. Mr. Lai has been a Certified Internal Auditor since 2012 and a Certified Information Systems Auditor since 2014. Mr. Lai has won several awards throughout his career, including Asia’s Best CFO (Investor Relations) in 2020 and 2019 by Corporate Governance Asia, the Best CFO (second place) in 2020 and (first place) in 2019 in consumer staples of the All-Asia Executive Team Survey by Institutional Investor and the Best IR by CFO – Large Cap of the HKIRA 5th Investor Relations Awards by the Hong Kong Investor Relations Association in 2019.
Eric Melloul
Chairman of the Board
Eric Melloul has served as a member of our board of directors since November 2016. Mr. Melloul has served as a Managing Director for Verlinvest since August 2008. Prior to Verlinvest, Mr. Melloul served as Global Marketing VP and China Commercial Head for Anheuser-Busch InBev from 2003 to 2008 and as an Associate Partner at McKinsey & Company from 1999 to 2003. Mr. Melloul has served on the board of directors for Vita Coco (All Market Inc.), Hint Inc. and Mutti S.p.A.. Mr. Melloul holds a MPA from the Kennedy School at Harvard University and a Post Graduate Diploma from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Chairman of the Board
Member of the Remuneration Committee
Björn Öste
Björn Öste is one of our co-founders and has served as a member of our board of directors since 2016. Mr. Öste has served as Chief Executive Officer of Good Idea Inc. since January 2017 and as a Partner at 2BalanceU since January 2020. Prior to these roles, Mr. Öste served as the General Manager of Oatly China from 2011 to 2013. Mr. Öste co-founded Aventure AB and has served as a member of its board of directors since 2008. Mr. Öste has also served on the board of directors of Double Good AB since 2013. Mr. Öste holds a Master’s of Science in Industrial Economics from Linkoping University.
Yawen Wu
Yawen Wu has served as a member of our board of directors since January 2021. Ms. Wu joined China Resources in April 2012 as a Business Director of the Strategy Management Department of China Resources (Holdings) Limited, and Ms. Wu also serves as the Chief Executive Officer of China Resources Verlinvest Health Investment Co, Ltd. Ms. Wu currently leads international M&A transactions and post-investment management at the China Resources group level. Ms. Wu holds a Master of Science degree in International Business from University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.
Member of the Remuneration Committee
Frances Rathke
Frances Rathke joined our board of directors in May 2021. Ms. Rathke served as the CFO and Treasurer of Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. from 2003 to 2015, as well as the Strategic Advisor to the CEO in 2015, and she served as the CFO and Secretary from 1990 to 2000 and the Corporate Controller from 1989 to 1990 of Ben & Jerry’s Homemade, Inc. Ms. Rathke has served on the board of directors, including serving on the Audit Committee and Compensation Committee, of Planet Fitness, Inc. since 2016. She also currently serves on the board of directors of several private companies, including Green Mountain Power Corporation, Northern New England Energy Corporation, John Hancock Investment Management, Flynn Center for Performing Arts and Citizen Cider Holding, Inc. Ms. Rathke holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting and Business Administration from the University of Vermont and previously was a certified public accountant. 
Financial Expert
Chair of the Audit Committee
Tim Zhang
Tim Zhang has served as a member of our board of directors since April 14, 2021. Mr. Zhang served as the Chief Investment Officer of China Resources Capital Management Ltd. since 2018. Prior to that, he served as a Managing Director of Mount Flag, LLC from 2015 to 2018, the Chief Operating Officer of China Merchants Capital Limited from 2012 to 2014 and a Managing Director at JPMorgan Securities (Asian Pacific) Limited from 2007 to 2011. Mr. Zhang served on the board of directors, including as a member of the Nomination and Compensation Committees, of HC Group Inc. since 2011, and Mr. Zhang also serves on the board of directors for several private companies, including Genesis Care Pty Ltd., Asia Food Growth Advisors Limited and CR Life Sciences Group Limited. Mr. Zhang also served on the board of directors for the US-China Green Energy Council, a non-profit organization, since 2017. Mr. Zhang holds a Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering from Tsinghua University, a Master’s in Economics from the Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and a Master’s of Business Administration in Finance, General Management from the Booth School of Business, University of Chicago.
Member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee