Jacob Sahlqvist new Marketing Director at White

Jacob Sahlqvist is the new Marketing Director at White, one of Europe’s largest architecture firms and a leading actor in sustainable architecture.

With experience of physical branding in architecture and product design, Jacob Sahlqvist has had central positions at several Swedish architecture firms. At White, he will be responsible for business development and strategic marketing.

Jacob Sahlqvist holds a Master in Architecture from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg and a Master in Interior Architecture from the School of Design and Crafts in Gothenburg.

He is the President of the Swedish Association of Architects, a professional branch organization with 12 000 members. He has been on the board since 2004 and strives for architects to be more engaged in a public debate.

– White has great resources and ambitions to grow internationally. Working at White gives me the opportunity to influence and drive development in architecture and design, says Jacob Sahlqvist.

– We are very pleased that Jacob is our new Marketing Director. He is an experienced and skilled architect with a great interest in business development and marketing. Furthermore, he has an extensive network all over Scandinavia, which is very valuable. This is an important step in our recruitment helping us to achieve our ambition to become the leading Scandinavian architecture firm on the international market, says White’s CEO Monica von Schmalensee.

Press image of Jacob Sahlqvist.

For further information:
Jacob Sahlqvist, Marketing Director at White
+46 31 160 86 66

Monica von Schmalensee, CEO at White
+46 8 402 25 84