Management Nexus Group
Lars Pettersson has over 25 years of CEO experience in IT and IT related companies, with a focus on consolidating businesses and creating foundations for rapid growth. Before joining Nexus in August 2015, he ran Swedish-owned international decision support company Bisnode. Pettersson has also been managing director at IT infrastructure company Atea Sweden, Swedish IT company Martinsson, and Swedish IT company QD UMEÅ.
“I have a deep understanding of IT after my years within the fields of IT infrastructure, security, development and big data. But my passion is leadership,” says Pettersson.
Magnus Karlsson has 20 years of experience in senior positions within the financial field. He joined Nexus in February 2016, leaving the position of finance director within the nuclear power division of Swedish power company Vattenfall. Karlsson has an international and diverse background, including responsibility for procurement, IT, operational excellence, controlling, and accounting.
“After many years and a number of different roles within Vattenfall, it is inspiring to work in a fast paced company like Nexus. My focus is to create value for the business and to make sure we deliver predictable profits,” says Karlsson.
Sofie Nyreröd has more than 30 years of experience as a personnel manager in large organizations. She joined Nexus in September 2016, leaving her position as head of HR at the Swedish operations at Nordic insurance company If. Earlier, Nyreröd has worked at companies within various fields, such as international consulting firm McKinsey & Company.
“I am a positive, results driven HR professional with a deep passion for helping people develop professionally as well as personally. My mission is to build successful and value-driven organizations,” says Nyreröd.
Carolen Ytander has 20 years of experience in managerial positions within the communications field. Before joining Nexus in January 2016, she was head of Nordic marketing at Swedish power company Vattenfall. Earlier, Ytander held C-level positions at Swedish telecommunications companies Com Hem and Net Insight. She also has experience in a range of other companies within the fields of finance, media and IT.
“My passion is business, and during my years within the marketing field my focus has always been on sales. This passion gives me the right to exist as a marketer,” says Ytander.
VP Business Development
Jonas Dahlberg has 20 years of experience as a consultant manager, sales manager, product and development director, and CEO at IT related companies. He joined Nexus in September 2015, leaving the position of product management director at Swedish-owned international decision support company Bisnode. Earlier, Dahlberg was the CEO at Swedish-owned IT company Netgain AB, and he has also worked at international IT company Microsoft for 9 years.
”20 years as a leader in IT and related industries have given me a thorough understanding of both business and technology. My passion is solving customers’ business problems with innovative and easy-to-use technology,” says Dahlberg.
Marcus Persson has over 20 years of experience in the IT industry, and has held several leadership positions. Before joining Nexus in October 2015, he was responsible for the national business units for IT infrastructure company Atea Sweden, and formed part of the company’s management team. Earlier, Persson has worked as managing director at Swedish IT company Infra System and as key account manager at IT vendor Fujitsu Siemens.
“I am always focused on the goal and how we will get there as quickly and efficiently as possible. I am also always a step ahead, thinking about the strategic direction of the company,” says Persson.
Ralph Horner is a senior leader with more than 20 years of experience in the software business and more than 10 years of experience in the security field. He joined Nexus in November 2016, leaving his position as European Regional CEO at manufacturing execution system vendor Forcam. Earlier, Horner had several other managerial positions at companies such as security and workforce management system vendor Allegion/Interflex and digital business platform vendor Software AG.
“I have the background necessary to grow the business profitably together with a highly motivated and committed team. My ambition is to make sure that we all have fun at work,” says Horner.
Magnus Malmström has nearly 15 years of experience in product management and product marketing positions within mobility and secure identities. He joined Nexus in May 2016, leaving his position as director of product marketing for HID Mobile Access at the ASSA ABLOY subsidiary HID Global. Prior to that, Malmström has also held several managerial positions within companies such as innoPath and SmartTrust.
”Everything that can be digital will be digital. I am a contributor to this rapid transformation,” says Malmström.
Volker Kunz has 16 years of experience in senior positions in the fields of identity and access management and physical access control. He joined Nexus in January 2017, leaving his position as director of sales for Europe at the ASSA ABLOY subsidiary HID Global. Kunz held different leading positions within sales and business development during his 16 years at HID Global, and was earlier part of the management board at the smart card reader supplier OMNIKEY, which was acquired by HID Global.
“I am making sure that Nexus has the right partners so that we can become a major player on the international market for identity and access management and physical access control,” says Kunz.