The Organisation Administrative Staff

A group of dedicated staff work alongside our 109 musicians, making it possible for the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and the Gothenburg Concert Hall to deliver world-class experiences.

Sten Cranner

General Manager & Artistic Director

Erika Strand

Administration Manager

Åsa Bernlo

Marketing & Sales Manager

Andreas Lindahl

Orchestra Manager

Björn Lovén

Orchestra Manager

Johan Nordin

Orchestra Manager

Arna Einarsdóttir

Planning Manager

Linda Belanner

Manager of Youth and Social engagement

Management Staff
Karin Tufvesson Hjorne

Artistic Advisor

Anna Ottosson

PA to the General Manager and Artistic Director

Staff- & Finances Department
Linda Wallman

Accounting Manager

Ronny Olsson

Accounting Manager

Maria Barne

Payroll Manager

Kerstin Staxäng

Staff Administrator

Andrea Stålebo

HR Manager

Planning Department
Maria Andersson

Project & Artist Manager

Peter Christensen

Project & Artist Manager

Magdalena Fronczak

Project & Artist Manager

Kristiane Norvoll

Project & Artist Manager

Youth & Social engagement
Camilla Bröyn

Project Manager Strategic Partnerships

Mats Kjelbye

Project Manager Young Audiences

Johan Andersson Durafford

Project Manager Side by Side

Cecilia Hilmerby

Project Manager Vägus & Side by Side

Oskar Lindvall

Project Manager Side by Side

Angelina Mangs

Project Manager Side by Side

Karin Samuelson

Production Coordinator

Terese Mörtvik

Communicator Side by Side

Kim Phipps

Artistic Director Vägus

Ron Davis Alvarez

Conductor Side by Side and Sportlovsorkestern

Orchestra Department

Orchestra assistant

Marc Grue

Administrator of Instrument Insurances

Kristian Karlstedt

Library Manager

Nancy Kaspersen

Music Librarian

Anna Särg

Music Librarian

Technique & Rental
Malin Ridderstad

Technical Manager

Nina Torsede

Rental manager

Daniel Arnesson

Stage Manager

Rozie Franzén

Stage Technician

Niklas Gunnarsson

Stage Technician

Pontus Westman

Stage Technician

Ken Johns

Production manager

Reception & House Property
Hanna Liljenberg


Marita Lindelöf


Michelle Prager


Nenne Jacobson Granath


Johan Björkman

Property / Technical Manager

Pernilla Rimmerfors

Environmental strategist

Ticket Office
Carina Carlsson

Ticket seller

Marika Dybeck

Ticket seller

Petrix Hessel

Ticket seller

Anna Winblad

Ticket seller

Front of House
Fredrica Olsson

Front of House Manager

Charlotte Schmidt

Salon Manager

Ola Håkansson

Restaurant Manager

Karl Mellqvist, leave of absence

Restaurant Manager

Philip Hansson

Sous chef

Kevin Alvarado


Tomas Ungh

Head Waiter

Ragna Simonson

Assistant Restaurant Manager

Anna Strand

Communications Manager

Elin Alexandersson

Communicator Graphic Design

Johanna Hallbäck

Communicator Graphic Design

Marie Lajlasdotter

Communicator Audience Development

Magdalena Nilsson

Graphic Designer

Jenny Svensson

PR Manager & Editor

Teresa Vikstedt

Online Marketing Manager

A truly wonderful experience

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra consists of 109 musicians who are driven by their love of music and a desire to provide you with a truly wonderful experience that will live long in the memory. It is this passion and ambition that makes the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, the National Orchestra of Sweden, one of the world’s foremost orchestras.

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra