About Richard Hellekant
Founder, main owner, and CEO of Sensum Investment AB
Richard Hellekant MSc graduated from the Stockholm School of Economics in 1996. He has more than 25 years of experience from the financial sector.
Between 1996 and 2004, Richard Hellekant worked at Carnegie Investment Banking where he was project manager for corporate finance-related assignments. Between 2001 and 2003, he worked for Carnegie in Denmark. Between 2005 and 2008, he held a position as partner and investment manager at the Nordic venture capital company Provider Venture Partners AB.
Between 2008 and 2022, Richard was the CEO of PLUS Asset Management AB, of which he is also a co-founder and owner. Between 2009 and 2017 PLUS Asset Management AB conducted operations in accordance with Ch. § 1 pursuant to the Swedish Act (2013:561) on Managers of Alternative Investment Funds (“LAIF”), and the Swedish Act (2004:46) on Mutual Funds.
PLUS Asset Management AB managed the PSG Micro Cap equity fund between 2009 and 2017 and the Elementa hedge fund in 2015 and 2016. In the autumn of 2017, PLUS Asset Management AB launched PLUSfonder, a business whose sole focus is index funds. Between 2017 and 2021, PLUSfonder launched six index funds which, as at 31 December 2021, managed just over SEK 2 200 million and had a total of more than 70,000 unit holders. Richard Hellekant is chairman of the board of Eurocon Consulting AB, vice-chairman of the board of Ogunsen AB, and a board member of PLUS Asset Management AB.