Toni Petersson has been CEO at Oatly for almost six years. He believes the company can contribute to society by helping people upgrade their lives without taxing the health of the planet.
Mr. Petersson is a born entrepreneur and worked with his brother to build the renowned Izakaya Koi, a restaurant and lifestyle concept business in Malmö, which capitalized on their Japanese heritage. The brothers went on to launch a nightclub and a café, as well as Koi Living, a clothing and interiors company, and started more than 10 companies before taking a five-year break.
Mr. Petersson earned a natural sciences degree from Alströmergymnasie University and a DIHM Diploma in Marketing Strategy from IHM Business School. He graduated from a Management Business Academy at Mercuri International, and completed a Business Fundamental Programme from the Executive Foundation Lund.