Bjorn joined Connode in 2011 as Chairman and in 2012 was appointed CEO, a position he held until Cyan acquired the Company in 2016. In his role as CEO, Bjorn closed one the largest IoT contracts worldwide, the UK Smart Metering Implementation Programme. After the acquisition, Bjorn continued to support business development for CyanConnode and in January 2019, he was appointed Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). As CCO Bjorn is responsible for Rest of World sales and partnerships, with a specific focus on winning License Royalty contracts for the company.
Bjorn is a successful serial entrepreneur with a corporate background in the communications industry with companies including Ericsson and MCI WorldCom. Bjorn has successfully grown several IoT companies over the last 16 years and pioneered radio-based smart metering in the Nordic markets. Bjorn has served as CEO, Chairman and board member in a number of technology companies.