Group Management

Polygon's Group Management operate from Headquarters with offices in Stockholm Sweden. From here, the strategy is laid out and works its way across the 16 countries, where we are currently present.

The uniqueness of Polygon as organisation is its decentralisation. Local Country Presidents along with Headquarters are responsible for achieving the set strategic targets and to make sure we live by our values; Integrity, Empathy and Excellence. 

Axel Gränitz

President and CEO

Born 1968
Joined Polygon 2018
Background: Member of Executive Board Dussmann Group, CEO - Dussmann International, Senior Position at Arvato AG - Bertelsmann, Senior Industry Advisor - Triton Private Equity, Senior industry Advisor - Waterland Private Equity.  
Education: Politics at Vanderbilt 

Åsa Källenius

CFO

Born 1967
Joined Polygon 2023
Background: Extensive experience in the position of CFO at several companies and in several industries and owner constellations. Board member of Cinis Fertilizer AB and Green Landscaping AB. 
Education: M.Sc. in Business and Economics from Stockholm University. She has also completed the Executive Management Program at the Stockholm School of Economics, Novare Management Program and Michael Berglund Board Value.

Christian Wächter

CTO

Born1974
Joined Polygon 2022
Background: 20+ years in Restructuring and Transformation in Corporate environments (Mgmt positions at Anticimex AB, Thomas Cook plc) and Consulting (Accenture, KPMG, LEK, A&M)
Education: Master in Business Adminstration, BS (Computer Science)

Michael Meierhoefer

COO

Born: 1968 
Joined Polygon 2023
Background: Senior Executive Positions with IFCO - Group COO, President North America, VP North Central Europe, MD Germany, Austria, CEE, Advisory Board Member - Cartonplast Group (DBAG)
Education: Master of Business Administration, University of Applied Sciences Wiesbaden