Massimo Rossi

Mr. Rossi is the Investment Committee member in EQT III, EQT IV, EQT V and EQT Greater China II funds, a member of the Board of Supervisory Directors in EQT II Fund, Advisory Committee member of EQT Opportunity Fund. He has been with EQT since the start in 1994. 

Mr. Rossi has a Ph.D. degree from the Stockholm University (1973).

Mr. Rossi has made his career in the Swedish Match Group. He joined the company in 1975, and was promoted rapidly to President of the Consumer Division. He has spent most of his professional career in corporate management, and also held the position of Group President & CEO during the period 1988 to 1993.

Among others, Mr. Rossi has held the positions as Chairperson of Duni, Gambro Holding, Gambro Healthcare, International Health Insurance IHI, and JD Stenqvist AB. He has also been the Director of Phimco Industries Inc. Manila, Philippines and Wimco Ltd. Bombay, India. In 1992 together with his wife Franca Mr. Rossi established the ”Franca och Massimo Rossi Solsticke Fond”, to help distressed children.

In 1995 Mr. Rossi was granted, by The King of Sweden, the order of "Knight of the Northern Star" for outstanding contribution to the Swedish industry as well as to humanitarian commitments.