Jan Karlsson

Senior Vice President, Head of Business Area Digital Services

Jan Karlsson

Jan Karlsson is Senior Vice President and Head of Business Area Digital Services (since August 1, 2018). Ericsson Digital Services provides solutions that realize our customers’ digital transformation including software and services in the areas of monetization and management systems (OSS/BSS), telecom core (packet core and communication services), and cloud & NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) infrastructure.

Before taking on his current role, Karlsson was Acting Head of Business Area Digital Services between February 1 - July 31 2018. Previous he was Head of Solution Area Business Support Solutions at Ericsson. He also led the sales and delivery of multiple Full Stack OSS/BSS projects for Ericsson in Latin America which were among of the first of their kind to go live in the region.

Before joining Ericsson in February 2017, Karlsson was CEO of DigitalRoute, an independent software vendor focusing on data collection and pre-processing across telco and non-telco verticals.

Karlsson holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from ESSEC Business School in France.

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