2019-04-01 New Analyst to Shepherds analysis team

Shepherd Energy AB has recruited Arian Kalantari as Junior Analyst starting in April 2019. During the spring term, Arian completes his master"s degree in Industrial Economics at KTH by writing his thesis at Handelsbanken Asset Management. During his studies, Arian has worked part-time at Handelsbanken Fonder with risk and performance analysis and as a trading assistant at Handelsbanken Capital Markets. Shepherd Energy is delighted to have recruited Arian to the team and looks forward to continue to deliver edgy analyzes of the electricity market using Arian"s new eyes and analytical mind.

2019-02-12 Shepherd Energy Portfolio delivers best performance yet

When Shepherd Energy Fund was first launched in year 2004 it was one of the worlds first electricity funds. Today the fund is called Shepherd Energy Portfolio and is managed by Arne Österlind and Andreas Edlund.

In 2018 the portfolio had the best performance yet and delivered +13,8% which made the portfolio one of the top performers amoung hedge funds. Hedge Nordic met the management team to find out what makes the electricity market so interessting, how the porfolio trade in the market and what the managers see in the future. Read the full story here: 

One of World’s First Power Funds Achieves Best Year Yet 

2017-02-20 Shepherd Energy AB recruits Analyst Patrik Foberg

Shepherd Energy strengthens its experienced research team by recruiting Patrik Foberg from Los Energy Trading (ex. Telge Kraft). Patrik has worked as a power analyst at Telge Krafthandel AB  and as a macro analyst at Erik Penser Bank. Patrik will be working to analyze and develop prognosis models for the Nordic power market, produce Shepherd Energy"s appreciated market analysis as well as support Shepherds Energy"s Portfolio Managers.

 We are delighted that Patrik has chosen to join our team and look forward to take part of Patrik"s knowledge which will enable us to develop and renew our analyzes, says Arne Österlind, Head of Research.

2015-03-11 Pernilla Tjärnström joins Shepherd Energys trading team

Shepherd Energy welcomes Pernilla Tjärnström to the trading team in Stockholm. Pernilla joins from Total Gas & Power Limited in London where she worked as a power trader since 2008. Prior to that Pernilla worked as portfolio manager at Vattenfall Power Management for six years.

The expansion of Shepherd"s trading team is a step in the company"s expansion strategy focusing on the Nordic and European energy markets and we are delighted that Pernilla has joined us, says CEO Christian S. Jansen.

2014-09-10 New owners strengthen Shepherd Energy AB

Shepherd Energy AB get"s a new group of owners when Jukka Virtala (Swedish), Finn-Olav Berglie (Norwegian) and Christian S. Jansen (Norwegian) through their investment companies acquirers the majority of the shares in Shepherd Holding AB / Shepherd Energy AB.

 Jukka Virtala, with more than 25 years’ experience from power trading, will be Portfolio Manager of a new power portfolio supported by Shepherd Energy’s strong research and trading team. Christian S. Jansen will take the role as CEO of Shepherd Energy and Lina Petrell will take the position as COO of the company and continue to be responsible for the daily operation. Finn-Olav Berglie will continue as head of the board.

 Lina Petrell says that the current team is excited about the changes in ownership and management. She is convinced that the combination of Shepherd Energy’s experienced research and trading team, Jukka Virtala`s long experience from power trading, and Finn-Olav Berglie and Christian S. Jansen’s backgrounds from international hedge fund industry will strengthen Shepherd Energy"s reputation as a leader in Nordic power trading.