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Manager in Innovation and Technology with special focus on novel polymer compounds fos energy applications such as Wire&Cable, Energy Storage and Solar.


Current Experience

  • R&D Manager - HPPE
    Since March 2015
    Competence Manager – High-Pressure Polyethylene (HPPE), Borealis Role: Line manager of roughly 25 employees, with 2 Group-leaders and 2 Senior Group Experts as direct reports. Special focus on Innovation Projects and R&D in the HPPE-area. Responsible for strategic manpower planning, competence build-up, Open Innovation activities, idea exploration projects and technical support to IPR. Steering technology strategy work in HPPE area. Budget responsibility. Key Achievements: several commercial grades launched based on inventions from the researchers in the team.

Past Experience

  • Group Leader - Power Cable Applications
    May 2013 --- March 2015
    Group leader of "Power Cable applications" (9 people) within Borealis R&D department. Coordinator of of Borealis activities in nano-composites and nano-technology. Leading projects, activities and scientific exploration of novel concepts focusing on high-pressure PE compounds.

  • Senior Scientist
    April 2011 --- May 2013

  • Senior Scientist
    February 2011 --- April 2011
    Researcher and project leader for exploration of polymer composites.

  • Researcher and Project Manager
    October 2007 --- January 2011
    Researcher in Compound Research and High-Pressure PE. Focus on semicondutive composites for wire&cable applications.

  • Assistant Professor
    January 2004 --- October 2007


LinkedIn Assessment :
R&DLeadershipProduct developmentPolymersMaterials ScienceInnovationOrganizational DevelopmentsciencePeople DevelopmentStrategyTeam ManagementProject ManagementPolymer SciencePolymer PhysicsPolymer ChemistryMaterialsNanotechnologyOpen InnovationStrategic Thinking


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Materials Science from Chalmers University of Technology in 2000
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Applied Physics and Electroengineering from Tekniska högskolan vid Linköpings universitet / The Institute of Technology at Linköping University in 1996
  • Gymnasieexamen in Natural Sciences from Malmö Latinskola in 1989


BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Full Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Positions I am interested in:
    R&D Director General Manager
  • Work From Home:
    Yes, 0 to 4 days per week
  • Work Regime:
    Permanent position
  • International:

Area / Region

Göteborg, Sweden


Driving License
  • No