FORMER SWEDISH NATIONAL TEAM PLAYER AND OLYMPIAN JOINS STIGA SPORTS AB
STIGA Sports AB is proud to announce and welcome former Swedish National Team player Jens Lundquist to the team. Jens Lundquist is a world-renowned Table Tennis player with a notable career top ranking of 19 in the world. He will work as Sales Area Manager, focusing on developing STIGA Sports ABs sales in Europe, especially with focus on key countries with great growth potential.
“We are very happy to be able to welcome Jens to STIGA Sports AB,” says Andreas Zandrén, CEO of STIGA Sports AB. “His background and specific knowledge of Table Tennis makes Jens a significant asset to the organization and the Table Tennis community.”
“I’m very excited to have this opportunity to continue my journey in Table Tennis. Being a sponsored STIGA player since 2002, I’ve worked closely to the people in the company, seeing close-hand the progress STIGA has made in the last decades. Now I’m thrilled to be able to be a part of the continued journey,” says Jens Lundquist, new Sales Area Manager for STIGA Sports AB.
Jens Lundquist made his National Team debute in 1993, winning gold in the Cadet Team- and Doubles event at the European Youth Championships.
During his career, Jens Lundquist competed in two Olympic Games, and played for seven clubs in Sweden, France and Germany, including winning the league title in Sweden and Germany. Jens Lundquist also won gold at the 2002 European Team Championships, and Bronze at the 2004 World Team Championships. Additionally he has been in a total of ten Swedish Men’s Singles Championship finals, winning a total of four titles.