In January this year, Lars Idermark announced that he would resign after just over seven years as President and CEO of the forest group Södra.

In a press release, he said that it felt right at the time to leave Södra and that he wanted time for other things in life after almost 30 years as manager and CEO of various companies.

Chairman of the Board of Swedbank

For several years what Lars Idermark Chairman of the Board of Swedbank.

When SVT's Assignment Review 2019 revealed that Swedbank was suspected of money laundering and there was a lot of writing, he chose to leave his post with immediate effect.

He stated that he did not think that the media attention was compatible with his CEO assignment in Södra.

Employees have been informed

Earlier this week, employees at Södra received information that Lars Idermark had passed away.

- In consultation with his family, we have agreed not to comment, says Daniel Alm at Södra's press service.