Bird & Bird Sweden appoints Henrik Bergström as partner

20 January 2015

Bird & Bird today announces that it has appointed Henrik Bergström as a partner in its office in Stockholm.

Henrik joins from Hannes Snellman, where he was a senior associate within the TMT group. Prior to this Henrik worked for Procure Right AB as a consultant within strategic and operative procurement for the technology, media and telecoms industries. He also spent two years as an associate at Baker & Mckenzie in Stockholm.

Henrik has spent the last five years working with a wide range of technology clients, including technology start-ups and media and TV broadcasters. His practice has covered assisting and representing them on information technology law, especially IT agreements, system deliveries, outsourcing, licensing and development related projects as well as commercial contract law, integrity matters and copyright law.

Katarina Åhlberg, Partner and Head of Bird & Bird's Swedish office, said: "Henrik is a fantastic addition to our media team. Our client offering in the media, tech and communications field is already one of the most established in Sweden, and Henrik's arrival will strengthen it even further."

Henrik said: “I am excited to be joining the Swedish team at Bird & Bird. They have an excellent reputation in the TMT sector and as such my experience aligns very well with the firm. The combination of their sector focus and network of offices will provide a great platform from which I will be able to offer advice to clients across a national, Pan-Nordic and international level."