Charge Amps appoints Olle Tholander as CEO
14.11.2022 – STOCKHOLM: Charge Amps, a leading, Sweden-headquartered provider of charging solutions for electric cars, today announces that its Board of Directors has appointed Olle Tholander as CEO. Olle Tholander has served as Interim CEO since August 2022. In his new role he will be responsible for leading the company on its continued international expansion and growth journey.
During 2021, Charge Amps grew its net sales by 145% to 254.2MSEK from 103.7 MSEK the previous year. The company’s growth is driven by its strong position in the Nordics, where it continues to grab market shares, as well as successful and rapid rollout of its offering across Europe. This year, Charge Amps has expanded to the Benelux and DACH regions and it now has a physical presence in seven markets, selling its products to customers in 15 countries.
Charge Amps develops smart and user-friendly charging solutions for homes, offices, and public environments.
Olle Tholander has significant experience leading and developing international organisations, including various senior positions at Ericsson. In addition, he has served as Chief Revenue Officer at Climeon, a leading provider of low temperature heat power and listed on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market. At Climeon, he was responsible for sustainably and profitably growing the business into one of the world’s leading providers of green baseload power.
Anders Dahl, Chairman of the Board, comments: “As Interim CEO, Olle Tholander has skillfully taken Charge Amps through unique market conditions and continued growing the company during this period. The Board of Directors is very pleased to see him now take on the role as CEO. His visionary leadership and engagement in the needs of our customers will greatly contribute to reaching the goal of becoming a leading European player of the space.”
Olle Tholander, CEO, comments: “Charge Amps is in the midst of a global growth journey. I look forward to leading the company onwards, as we continue to grow across Europe together with our resellers and distributors. We will soon be launching the next generation of smart charging solutions which I feel confident will bring us closer to our goal of charging forward the development of the market and a more sustainable future.”
About Charge Amps
Charge Amps is a leading, Sweden-born provider of innovative and sustainable charging solutions for electric vehicles. Charge Amps develops smart and user-friendly products for use in homes, offices, and public places. Charge Amps was founded in 2012 in Stockholm, Sweden, and is undergoing rapid international expansion, with a physical presence in 7 countries, and sales across 15 markets. For more information, visit www.chargeamps.com