Summary

Above all, a highly creative, innovative, big-picture thinker who values practicality and elegance. Result-driven with 22 years of experience in information technology and specifically field, product and solutions marketing, customer and professional services, and software development.

Objective

To apply a combination of marketing, sales and problem-solving skills and disruptive thinking in a strategic product marketing or management position for career growth.

Work History

Work History
1995 - Present

Novell, Inc.

Named Marketing Individual of the Year in Europe 2005 and received the President's Grand Prix Award in 2007, for being one of Novell's most respected contributors.

  • Product Manager, Worldwide (2010-present)
    • Product requirements analysis
    • Product strategy and direction
    • Outbound product management
    • Pricing and promotions
    • Competitive analysis and strategy
  • Collaboration Solution Manager, Worldwide (2009-2010)
    • Market requirements analysis
    • Market plan creation
    • Solution messaging and positioning
    • Programs and promotions
    • Competitive intelligence
  • Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Worldwide (2006-2009)
    • Product messaging and positioning
    • Collateral and web content
    • Packaging and pricing
    • Programs and promotions
    • Competitive intelligence
    • Sales and partner enablement
  • Solutions Marketing Manager, EMEA (2004-2006)
    • Marketing programs development
    • Sales and partner enablement
    • Product evangelist and spokesperson
  • Marketing Manager, Sweden (2000-2004)
    • Marketing plan and budget ownership
    • Event and campaign planning and execution
    • Press relations and spokesperson
  • Product Marketing Manager, Nordic (1998-2000)
    • Product specialist and evangelist
    • Sales and partner enablement
    • Sales support
  • Technical Sales Specialist, Sweden (1995-1998)
    • Sales and partner enablement
    • Large account sales support
1995 - 1995

Eiknes SI (consultant company and Novell partner)
  • Consultant
    • Custom solutions development
    • Server and desktop roll-out projects
    • Customer training
1989 - 1994

WordPerfect Corporation
  • Product Specialist
    • Customer services and on-site support
    • Large account sales support
    • Education and partner enablement
    • Product evangelist
    • Localization
1988 - 1989

Facit AB
  • Software Engineer & Architect
    • Matrix and laser printer system software development
    • Character/font design software development
    • Development in Assembler, C and Pascal
    • Product documentation

Education

Education
1986 - 1988

Institute of Technology, University of Linköping