Senior Advisor to Ericsson CEO & Group
Torbjorn Nilsson`s career spans over 30 years in the global communications industry
including 25 years in mobile/wireless communications ( 1G to 4G ) and about 15 years in
Mr. Nilsson started at Ericsson in 1978. Between 1980-1984 he held various positions within
Product & Marketing Management. 1984-86 he was VP Marketing & Sales in the US.
Between 1986 and 1992 he was Director and Head of Product Management. 1992-98 he was
Vice President Strategy & Product Management within Mobile Communications.
In 1998 to 2003 Mr. Nilsson was CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) and Senior Vice President
and Head of Group Function Marketing & Strategic Business and Development. From 2003
to 2007 he has been CSO (Chief Strategy Officer) and Senior Vice President and Head of
Group Function Strategy & Product Management with Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson.
Since mid 2007 Torbjorn Nilsson has started his own company (TJN MediaCom AB) and is
also a Senior Executive Advisor to Ericsson CEO and Group.
Torbjorn Nilsson is born in Sweden 1953. He graduated with a Master of Science at Lund’s
University in 1978 and a Master of Business Administration at Stockholm’s University in