As Ericsson’s Head of Internet of Things, Jeff Travers is responsible for all facets of Ericsson’s IoT business. Jeff’s work focuses on the innovation and industrialization of IoT, and the extension of the global connectivity assets required to support the digital transformation of industries. Jeff also oversees innovation, ecosystem collaboration and partnerships within Ericsson’s IoT Accelerator. Specifically, he supports Ericsson’s efforts around 5G/IoT, IoT ecosystem, IoT connectivity and connectivity management for anything as a service (XaaS).
Jeff is now based in Stockholm, after returning from six years with Ericsson Russia where he held positions including customer unit head and key accounts manager. He has 30 years of experience in telecommunications and IT, including prior management and sales positions in emerging global markets such as Budapest, Saudi Arabia, Iran and Australia.
Jeff holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from IMD Lausanne Business School and a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science.