Growth Strategy, M&A, Organizing and Business Culture at Nibe




Mar 4th, 2021 from:

09:00 - 10:30

Hans Backman

CFO at NIBE Group

Steve Cox

GVP Customer Marketing for Applications at Oracle

NIBE has managed to double their turnover to 20 Billion SEK through a growth strategy of M&A, alignment of business and finance strategy, culture, and a sustainable agenda as important pillars, and are pursuing to reach 40 Billion in the next 5 years.

Hans Backman, CFO of NIBE will present their growth strategy – how they have managed to grow their company through M&A, Alignment of Business and Finance strategy, culture, and a sustainable agenda – without increasing the organizational complexity between their +130 companies.

We invite approximately 20 CFOs from the largest companies. We limit the number of participants to provide the best possible digital conditions for knowledge sharing and networking with breakout groups and Q&As in a virtual setting.



08:50 – 09:00: Dial in

Guests can dial in, get comfortable, check their technology is working, turn off all distractions, and get ready for the discussion.

09.00-09.10: Welcome by twoHundred:

Opening remarks from the facilitator to set the scene for the morning: Context, how it will all work and some house rules.

09.10 – 09.40: Hans Backman, CFO, NIBE: Growth Strategy and the organization

Hans Backman will introduce their growth strategy and how they intend to double their turnover to 40 Billion in the next 5-7 years without increasing the complexity of their +130 companies. Hans will focus on M&A, alignment of business and finance strategy, culture, and a sustainable agenda as the most important pillars of their strategy.


09.40 – 10.20: Virtual Group discussion: Business as (un)usual – Optimism, Automation and Artificial Resourcing – changes in the ways we do business post Covid-19

Steve Cox, GVP Customer Marketing for Applications at Oracle, will share how other major companies have responded during the crisis, how they are managing their transformations and some thoughts and ideas on the future of enterprise software.

Steve will initiate the group discussion with some stimulus questions to start the knowledge sharing with your virtual neighbors.

Recent articles say that in just a few months, the COVID-19 crisis has brought about years of change in the way companies in all sectors and regions do business.

  1. Is this true for your organization?
  2. Have you accelerated your adoption of technology as a result of the crisis?
  3. What do you see as the biggest opportunity and the most significant challenge of 2022?


10.20 – 10.30: Wrap-up and Thank you

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