Niklas Ekvall is the CEO of AP4, a Swedish public pension fund. AP4 pioneered portfolio decarbonization in 2012 and co-founded of the Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition (PDC) in 2014.

Mr. Ekvall’s previous positions include head of treasury at Nordea Bank, head of asset management at Nordea, Carnegie and AP3 respectively. He holds a PhD from the Stockholm School of Economics where he has also been adjunct professor and lecturer.