Erik is currently based in Stockholm, Sweden, where he is driving global business development for Internet of Things (IoT) solutions at Ericsson. He is line manager for Advanced Industries and responsible for Ericsson’s Industrial IoT & 5G offering to manufacture and process industries.
Erik recently worked in the US as Senior Account Manager and Chief of Staff, responsible for Ericsson sales to AT&T. Erik started with innovation co-creation in Palo Alto, Silicon Valley, lead Connected Car / IoT initiatives and responsible for the Smart Sustainable Cities Alliance.
Prior to the US, Erik was Head of Proactive Services in South East Asia based in Malaysia and Commercial Manager at Ericsson HQ in Stockholm Sweden.
Before joining Ericsson, Erik was Committee Member at the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and did military service as Staff Sergeant at the Swedish Armed Forces.
Erik holds a Master’s degree in Business and Economics from University of Gothenburg, Singapore Management University and City University of Hong Kong.