2009 Oslo Business for Peace Award Honouree

Anders Dahlvig

Anders Dahlvig: CEO of IKEA


Anders Dahlvig started working for IKEA in 1984 and served as CEO from 1999-2009. Under Anders Dahlvig’s leadership, IKEA placed sustainability at the heart of its product development and supply strategy. “The IKEA Way of Purchasing Home Furnishing Products” is a code of conduct which defines what suppliers can expect from IKEA and what IKEA requires from its suppliers in terms of legal requirements, working conditions, the active prevention of child labour, environmental protection, and forestry management.