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Sweden-China Trade Council
Box 55680
102 15 Stockholm
Phone: +46 8 22 68 88
Visit: Näringslivets Hus, Storgatan 19, Stockholm

Carina Axelsson

Carina Axelsson, born in 1965, is Public Affairs & Communications Director at Huawei Technologies Sweden AB. 

Carina has over 35 years’ experience from the global telecommunications sector in management positions at Ericsson, Telia Company, Telenor and in 2016 she joined Huawei Sweden. At Huawei, Carina is responsible for the company’s relations with the Swedish Government, authorities and key industry stakeholders. She is also AI Policy Lead engaging in the emerging tech area of AI and machine learning. 

In addition to Huawei, Carina Axelsson is a Board Director. Carina was Board Member at the stock listed real estate company Corem Property Group (2017-2020), Nasdaq mid cap, and Carina serves presently on board of the Swedish Institute of Business Administration (Företagsekonomiska Institutet). Since 2019, she has the assignment as Internal Auditor for the Swedish ICT Association; IT&Telekomföretagen with over 1,300 tech company members. In 2014, Carina Axelsson was selected by Swedish Government, Ministry of Enterprise for its Board of Directors Program including Certificate at Swedish Academy of Board Directors. Carina Axelsson holds an MBA from University of Warwick in the UK. Graduated in 2001.

Carina Axelsson became Substitute Member of the Board of Directors of SCTC in 2021.