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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 Senior Advisor at Marchfield.

Carina Axelsson focuses her career in senior management positions at large international tech companies and has experience from Ericsson, Telia Company, Telenor and Huawei. At Huawei, Carina’s responsibilities have covered the Chinese company’s relations with the Swedish Government, authorities, media and key industry stakeholders in the tech ecosystem, working in Sweden as well as in China. In addition, she has been AI Policy Lead engaging in the emerging tech area of AI and machine learning, sharing insights from the AI ecosystem in China.

Carina Axelsson is also active as a Board Member. Carina was Director of the Board at the stock listed real estate company Corem Property Group at Nasdaq mid cap (2017-2020), Director of the Board at the Swedish Institute of Business Administration (Företagsekonomiska Institutet, 2013-2021) and she has had held the assignment as Internal Auditor (2019-2022) for the Swedish ICT Association; TechSverige 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.

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