22 Jul 2019
Rolf Soderstrom

Rolf Soderstrom has over 30 years’ experience in finance and a track record of  accelerating the profitable growth of companies and delivering shareholder returns. Rolf has extensive strategic, operational and international experience including M&A, fundraisings and disposals.

During his time as CFO of BTG plc from 2008 to 2018, Rolf helped drive the successful transformation of the company into a fully integrated global manufacturing and sales organisation focused on specialist healthcare. As a key member of the leadership team he helped BTG grow from a small UK based business with 60 employees, to a global business with more than 1,500 people across North America, Asia and Europe. During this period the share price outperformed the FTSE 250 and the market capitalisation increased from approximately £400 million to £3 billion driven by a combination of organic growth and acquisitions.

Before joining BTG Rolf was Divisional Finance Director at Cobham Plc from 2004 to 2007 where he was responsible for a portfolio of 17 companies in Europe and the United States with combined turnover of £400 million. Prior to this he was Director of Corporate Finance at Cable & Wireless Plc. He qualified as a chartered accountant at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he worked initially in audit and then in the corporate finance function.

Rolf serves as Ergomed’s Senior Independent Director. He is Chair of Ergomed’s Audit and Risk Committee and a member of its Remuneration and Nomination Committees.