Börje Ekholm

Börje Ekholm (born 1963) is a Swedish business executive who is the current CEO of Ericsson, and has been since January 16, 2017.[1][2] Prior to his appointment, he was CEO of Patricia Industries, and from 2005 to 2015 he was CEO of Investor AB (Patricia's parent company).[3] He sits on the boards of Alibaba, Nasdaq, Inc., Trimble (company), and the Royal Institute of Technology.[4][5] He graduated in 1988 with an MSC in Electrical Engineering from KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden and holds a Master of Business Administration degree from INSEAD.[6]

Börje Ekholm speaks at Kista Mobility Day.


  1. ^ "Ericsson to take large provisions as new CEO sets out strategy". The Business Times. 2017-03-29. Retrieved 2019-01-08.
  2. ^ CNBC (2018-01-23). "CNBC Interview with Börje Ekholm, Ericsson Group President and CEO, from the World Economic Forum 2018". stg-aws01pub.cnbc.com. Retrieved 2019-01-08.
  3. ^ "Ericsson Finally Has a New CEO". Fortune. Retrieved 2019-01-08.
  4. ^ Lead, Telecom (2016-10-26). "Ericsson appoints Borje Ekholm as new CEO". TelecomLead. Retrieved 2019-01-08.
  5. ^ PTI. "Ericsson appoints Borje Ekholm as new president, CEO". @businessline. Retrieved 2019-01-08.
  6. ^ October 26, P. T. I.; October 26, 2016UPDATED; Ist, 2016 17:20. "Ericsson appoints Borje Ekholm new President and CEO". India Today. Retrieved 2019-01-08.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)