East Sweden

Business emergency service helps you out

The Business Emergency Service (Företagsjouren) is a neutral partner to support businesses that have ended up in difficulties. The goal is to assist 50 businesses and save 150 jobs per year in Östergötland.

The aim of Företagsjouren is to go in and support viable businesses that have ended up in difficulties. The idea behind Företagsjouren's activities is to save jobs and businesses in Östergötland with an objective to assist 50 businesses and save 150 jobs each year. This service is a neutral sounding board subject to professional secrecy and confidentiality.

Leif Erlandsson, who has many years of experience of entrepreneurship in Östergötland, is an adviser and responsible for the service. As an entrepreneur, you can contact him if you would like help to analyse the current situation in your business. If necessary, your business will be offered emergency advice and up to five free advice sessions. An action plan will be developed and Företagsjouren will also help with contacts and negotiations with customers, suppliers, banks, the Swedish Tax Agency, and the Enforcement Service (Kronofogden).

Företagsjouren offers:

  • Accounting and finance specialists
  • Lawyers
  • Auditing
  • Staff issues
  • Psychologist
  • Valuations
  • Directors for your board
  • Support in development issues
  • Support in negotiations and contractual issues
  • Contractual matters
  • Different types of brokers

Företagsjouren's efforts on your behalf are free of charge and are offered for a limited time period.

Företagsjouren is financed by appropriations from the Swedish Agency for Regional Growth and Development, the East Sweden Region (Regionförbundet Östsam), the Östergötland County Council, Företagarna, the East Sweden Chamber of Commerce and Almi Företagspartner in Östergötland. The project owner is the East Sweden Region.

Leif Erlandsson

Business emergency service

+46 (0) 10-103 65 38


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