IKEA Services B.V.
II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations
Companies & groups
P.O. box: 42
IKEA Service Centre S.A. Ikaroslaan 28
Mr Kurt-Jörgen Olsson
General Counsel & Head of Legal Affairs
Ms Katarina Maaskant
Head of Public Affairs, IKEA Group
Our vision is to create a better everyday life for the many people. INGKA Holding B.V. (informally IKEA Group), owner of IKEA Services B.V., offers well-designed, functional and affordable home furnishing products at prices so low that as many people as possible will be able to afford them. IKEA Group has 346 stores in 28 countries. In addition, more than 40 stores are operated by franchisees outside the IKEA Group. IKEA Group stores had 783 million visitors during FY16 and 2.1 billion people visited www.IKEA.com.
The activities related to EU decision making are performed by IKEA Group Public Affairs. Its mission is to inform IKEA Group of EU developments that could impact business and to inform EU decision makers of barriers and opportunities regarding EU rules and policies.
Sustainability: circular economy package, Energy Union, energy labelling, EU timber regulation
Product market requirements: Product safety, some interaction on the need for EDC criteria,
Single Market: establishment, infringement cases, Digital Single Market, mutual recognition and the internal market for services, Accessibility act, data protection and privacy, corporate taxation.
discussion around gender balance, Social Policy / Human rights: anti-discrimination legislation, social policy matters, labour standards, skills and employment
Expert Group on Horizon 2020 Secure Societies Advisory Group.
The person has been appointed as an individual expert in his/her personal capacity and the views would not necessarily represent the IKEA Groups position.
For 2016-2017 our main activities are related to: market access, waste and circular economy, energy and climate change, product safety, internal market, international trade, food legislation and corporate taxation.
The time spent by the individual expert above has not been included nor the High Level Group participant.
|First name||Surname||Start Date||End Date|
|Anna Cecilia Katarina||MAASKANT||25/10/2016||19/10/2017|
ERRT (European Retail Round Table)
European Policy Centre
Public Affairs Council (PAC)
09/2015 - 08/2016
800,000 € - 899,999 €
No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.
By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.
The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code:
IKEA Group code of conduct