Inventive – Problem Solver
Fast learner – Focussed – Team player

Way of working

portrait-2015Working efficient and systematically to give room for creativity, which has shown to be a very successful way to find the solution to a problem. Working well alone, and superb as a team player, always trying to inspire and have fun. Experienced of breaking new ground, and gets a good overview of the tasks and how to get them done. Problems are my fuel.


2008 – 2011
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Project-based education at the University of Gävle. Some topics that are included in the program:
Product development & design
Mechanics, strength of materials & Engineering
Engineering Mathematics
Production & Logistics

2007 Technical High School semester
At University of Gävle

2002 Pedagogics A, 15HECs
Knowledge, learning, democracy, leadership
At University of Gävle

1997 – 2000 Art and Design High School
Major in photography.
Vasaskolan Gävle.


1997 – Ongoing, Board member
Gefle Canoe Club

Former treasurer and Chairman. Also coach and trainer.

1999 – 2004 Founder & Treasurer, “Adrumdrum
Organisation for electronic music events.
concerts, clubs, parties, festivals, etc.


Holds clean driving license

Internships, student job etc. Back in the days…
Photographer, Cloakroom attendant, DJ, Cleaner, Sales assistant in a photography department, childcare, dishwasher, Gardener, Zookeeper, Waiter, Bartender, Chimney sweep.

Life Interest:
Partner and 3 kids
Popular Science
Photography at semi-professional level
Musical robots
Whitewater kayaking
Outdoor life
New technology

Date of birth: 1981-07-21
References and certificates available on request.


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Work experience

Currently working as a Mechancial Engineer consultant in a dynamic team with an International client base.

Industries: Steel, Cable, Chemical, Concrete, Packaging, Consumer, Mobile machines, Product development.

Projects: Mechanical design, Turn-Key, Production enhancement, Optimization, Safety, Efficiency improvements, Quality, Structural analysis, Technical Feasibility Studies, Pre-Studies, Maintenance,

Roles: Lead mechanical engineer, Mechanical Design Engineer, Project leader <€500k.


2016 – Ongoing, Lead Mechanical Engineer

2012 – 2015, Mechanical Engineer
EQC Engineering (acquired by ÅF-industry 2015)

2011 – 2012, Mechanical Engineer
Constructions mainly for steel industry.

2006 – 2011, self-employed,
Sitron HB

Video production, technologies for art installation, etc.
Developed independence and knowledge in: project management, financial planning, marketing and sales.

Earlier occupations


Excellent proficiency:
Autodesk Inventor and Vault, Microsoft office, Adobe photoshop and Illustrator.

Good proficiency:
Range of different 3D-CAD systems.
Mathcad, Ansys, Simscale.
Digital video and photo editing.


First language

Fluent written and spoken English (spoken daily since 2004)

Basic conversation