Pernilla Nissler has quit as CEO of Sweden-based horizontal Blocket after only 2.5 years at the company. Christian Printzell Halvorsen, the head of the marketplace division for parent company Schibsted, has taken over as acting CEO immediately.
Pernilla Nissler´s next career step has not yet been communicated. In a press release, Christian Prinzell Halvorsen thanked Nissler for her efforts, and especially for the fact that she has managed to turn Blocket into growing business.
“I have had the great pleasure of working with Pernilla and I have learned a lot from her,” he said.
Blocket will start the recruitment process for a new CEO immediately.