Pernilla is heading EY Accounting & Reporting in Stockholm member firm and is the EY Nordic Head of Climate Change and Sustainability Services. She has more than 15 years’ experience as a financial reporting professional with focus on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and Swedish Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Pernilla plays an active role in standard setting and simplification.
In her financial reporting work, Pernilla helps clients with impact analysis, design, implementation and integrated reporting in industries such as power and utility, construction, shipping, supply chain and consumer products and retail.
Pernilla has served in prominent consulting and leadership roles for industry organizations and government and legal functions. She has a Ph.D. in Business Administration from University of Gothenburg and a master’s degree in Accounting from the University of Borås.
How Pernilla is building a better working world
When it comes to accounting, Pernilla is an educator. In her work with clients and industry bodies, Pernilla explains complex financial information in simple terms and helps companies use that knowledge to their advantage. She understands how quick changes in the market affect clients, applying accounting principles and suggesting customized digital approaches.