Thomas is based in Stockholm, where building an ecosystem of partners and bringing innovations to market are essential parts of his daily work.
Thomas has worked 20 years in senior business development and product management roles at Ericsson with a strong focus on innovation and new market introductions of software related offerings. He recently worked as Head of Operations & Support System solutions in Ericsson's home region, Northern Europe, with solutions in the telecom, automotive, utilities and industrial machinery markets.
Prior Thomas was global Head of Network Optimization tools, Venture Manager at Ericsson Business Innovation and Head of Pricing for American Standards Radio System.
Before joining Ericsson, Thomas was consultant at the Boston Consulting Group in the Netherlands and did military service as Infantry Sergeant at the Dutch Armed Forces stationed in Germany.
Thomas holds a Master's degree in law from University of Utrecht, Business Management from Nijenrode University (Amsterdam ) and executive education from Kellogg University in Chicago and Chalmers University in Gothenburg