BSc in Chemistry and Calculus and PhD in Inorganic Chemistry, Uppsala University, Sweden. Postdoctoral Fellow, MIT. Corporate strategist with extensive C-suite experience in building technology-based businesses from inception to rapid revenue growth. Has pioneered the global energy storage industry. Has developed and commercialized lithium-ion batteries for portable electronics, EVs and utilities. Former Partner, Arthur D. Little, leading the world’s largest non-captive battery lab and related practice. Founded and served as Chief Executive Officer and International Chairman, Boston-Power. Adviser on global innovation, renewable transport and finance, World Economic Forum. Member, Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences. Recipient of numerous awards, including: 2010 Technology Pioneer, World Economic Forum; Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Hall of Fame winner; MIT Technology Review Young Innovator.