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Management

PÄR-OLOF JOHANNESSON
Chief Executive Officer

Pär-Olof leads Terranet as CEO and oversaw the company’s initial public offering (IPO) in 2017 on the NASDAQ First North Premier in Stockholm.

Pär-Olof is a seasoned entrepreneur and industry leader with 20 years sector experience in business development, transformation and growth management. 

Before Terranet, Pär-Olof has held positions as operating venture partner with Mankato Investments, BU Director with Flextronics, Area Sales Manager with ABB China and Asia Pacific, Project Manager with Ericsson Radio Systems in Beijing. He started his career as attaché with the Swedish Ministry For Foreign Affairs and Research Assistant with the Swedish Research Institute.  Pär-Olof has over the years been teaching at Lund School of Economics and Stanford University.  He is married with two kids, enjoys family life, is an avid skier, exercise triathlon, plays tennis and the piano (amateur level).

Belonging to the Commodore Vic 20 and 64 generation Pär-Olof found his passion for the industry through programming Basics in the early 80-ties and later Pascal on Apple II. Being a polyglot, he also has basic proficiency in Mandarin.

He has a BD in Science and a Law Degree from Lund University and Kristianstad  and attended courses in computer science at MIT. 

SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM

ANNA GALLON
CFO

A senior executive and a CFO with entrepreneurial experience. Anna Gallon has a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from Lund University.

She has a background from Auditing and has held several positions within finance in different industries including the Energy sector. Previous CFO at Hövding Sverige AB.

MATS LINDBLAD
SVP Business & Operations

Senior executive and entrepreneur, with 15 years of Swedish and international experience as CEO and other leading positions.

Is passionate about sales, leadership and target focus. 

Been working as a management consultant for 10 years andat the same trained to be an opera singer.

CHRISTINA BJÖRNSTRÖM
VP Marketing & Investor Relations

Experienced international business leader with strong background in entrepreneurship and marketing. Formerly, the Executive Director of the Swedish American Chamber of Commerce New England, 

Christina comes with experience in tech startups, social enterprise, investigative journalism, and MBA admissions consulting. Educated at the University of Essex and Harvard University.

CHRISTIAN LÖNNE
VP Business Area Consumer IoT

Christian brings 15 years of international business experience in fast paced consumer product environments. Prior to joining TerraNet Christian has held Sales Director as well as Finance Director positions in both multinational corporations and entrepreneurial businesses.

Christian has worked and lived in various locations around the world throughout his career and has a strong passion for business development and enterprise growth.

OLA SAMUELSSON
VP Engineering

Experienced referencedesign engineer andteam lead atSigma Connectivity, Sony Mobile and Sony Ercisson.

Worked with major chipset vendors, integrating sensor and connectivity technologies in several verticals, such as automotive, aviation and wearable segments. Covered both cellular and non-cellular technologies.

STEFAN PERNSTAM
VP Customer Delivery Management

Supply Chain and Operations leader with 20 years of experience in managing and developing supply chain and operations teams in a global footprint from product development to aftermarket services environments.

Previously at ABB, Ericsson Mobile Communications, Flextronics, Diatron and Connecta