Liselotte Engstam

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Coaches executives, board members and chairmen on taking leadership in the digital era. Advising companies and boards on business realignment. Passionate about global inclusive leadership, sustainable and digital business strategies, innovation, responsible governance and bridging the corporate and entrepreneurial world. Fellow at Institute of Coaching, McLean Affil. Harvard Medical School. 

Education: Master of Science. IBM Executive Education incl Leadership Coaching.

 INSEAD International Directors Program incl CEO & Board Member Coaching, certified IDP-C. Executive Programs at Harvard & IMD, Board programs at local IoDs. Strategy in the Age of Digital Disruption at INSEAD, Climate Reality Leader by Al Gore. Several of the Inner Development Goals programs. Developed and held Chair and Board Programs on both Modern Governance and Sustainability since 2014. 

Experienced international leader, Chairman & Non-Executive Board Director with more than 20 years of General Manager and Executive leadership positions in major European, American and Indian companies in technology, engineering & professional services sectors.

Executive Chair & Research Director at Digoshen, conducting Academic Research on Board Innovation, Sustainability, AI & Chairman practices and book co-author "Leading a Board: Chairman Practices across Europe" and "AI Leadership for Boards". Frequent Keynote Speaker, Teaching at Board Programs. Coaching Executive and Non-Executive Board Directors.
 Leading and moderating three Board Networks; Digoshen Exploring Leaders, Boards Impact Forum and Swedish Chairman Network. VC Partner accelerating Start-ups. Business coach at six Startup and Scaleup Accellerator programs, Advisor to European Commission on Corporate Governance & Digitalization..

Board mandates at digitally transforming & sustainably focused international companies. Chairman at Boards Impact Forum, the Nordic Chapter at Climate governance initiative in collaboration with World Economic Forum and at Artipelag. Non-Executive Board Director at TietoEvry Oy (Publ) facilitating a data-driven world, at Zalaris A/S (Publ) maximising value of human capital, at Transtema (Publ) connecting smarter cities, at Ografy driving sustainability with Science of Where, at BoardClic improving Governance and Leadership, at Climate Governance Initiative pursuing Responsible Corporate Governance with Sustainability Focus.


Background from international executive roles at leading companies as HCL, HQ India and IBM, HQ US. Led major business units as well as new establishments with successful track record expanding across markets and geographies. Secured mergers & restructuring as well as governance of complex global product- and services development programs. Established extended global R&D networks incl. offshoring. Strong strategic skills, extensive digital, corporate innovation, sustainability and Start-Up experience. 

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