Michael Obermayer

Born 1948, German and Swedish citizen


NCO Graduate and Officer Graduate, Military Academy, German Army, 1967 and 1968
BA studies, Mathematics, Theory of Music and Composition, University of Stockholm, 1969
Civ Ing (MSc), Chemistry, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1973
Dr. rer. nat. (DSc), Biochemistry, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, 1976

Present position

Pöyry PLC
Member of the Board of Directors
Member of the Nomination and Compensation Committee
Independent member

Pöyry experience

Mr. Obermayer was elected member of the Board of Directors of Pöyry PLC in 2009.

Present and previous experience, professional affiliations

Biogasol APS
Member of Supervisory Board, 2010-

European American Investment Bank AG
Chairman of Supervisory Board, 2009-

Fjord Clean Energy Fund LP, Fjord Capital Partners Ltd
General Partner, 2007-

Troika Capital Partners/Russia New Growth Fund
Executive Chairman, 2005-2010

World Economic Forum
Managing Director and Dean, Global Leadership Fellow's Programme, 2005-2007

McKinsey & Company, Inc
Dean, McKinsey Global Learning Institute 2000-2004
Chairman, McKinsey Eastern Europe 1991-2000
Senior Partner, Head of Swedish Practice, Director 1989-1991
Various positions in McKinsey & Company 1977-1989


Adjunct professor, part time, 2006-


International Baccalaureate Organization (IB)

Member Board of Governors, treasurer, 2001-



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