Thomas Kidane

Head of Patricia Industries Nordics


Thomas is Head of Patricia Industries Nordics since February 2021. Thomas has been at Patricia Industries Nordics since its inception in 2015. He joined Investor AB as an investment professional in 2008 working with a broad set of listed and privately held companies in different industries, both within the existing portfolio and in search of new investments. Thomas has been part of many large transactions and led several add-on acquisitions. Thomas has worked as Head of Corporate Development at Permobil (Stockholm, 2020), and Head of M&A at Permobil (Nashville, 2017).  

Thomas currently serves on the boards of Permobil and Piab, where he also is the Chairperson on the Finance and Audit Committee. 

Thomas received an M.Sc. in Accounting and Financial Management from the Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden. Parallel to studies, Thomas worked as a trader at E*Trade Financial. 

E-mail: thomas.kidane[at]