Creating an option pool in a Swedish company

A common question we get is how you issue an option pool in a Swedish company for future employees and other key people. The simple answer is ”you don’t”. But all the same it is possible to create something that has the same effect. The root of the problem is that in a Swedish company […]

How to change or annul an option agreement

Qualified Employee Stock Options (”QESOs” or ”Kvalificerade Personaloptioner” in Swedish) are a very attractive way of incentivising your employees. But sometimes you need to change an option agreement that you have made with an employee. The reasons could be various: you may discover that you made an error when writing the agreement, or you may […]