Pär Johansson is since 1 January 2011 Commercialization Manager at LTU Business AB and leads on behalf of Luleå University of efforts to commercialize ideas from both students and researchers.
Pär Johansson is since 1 January 2011 Commercialization Manager at LTU Business and leads on behalf of Luleå University of efforts to commercialize ideas from both students and researchers.
He has over the period 2008-2010 worked at Volvo Aero Corporation as International Project Manager and has led a part of the EU project CRESCENDO with focus on Enterprise Collaboration within the European aviation industry. Prior to that, he has two rounds (1995-2002 and 2008-2010) worked at Luleå University of Technology as a lecturer and research, the latest in the field of Functional Product Development.
Over the past 15 years he has helped to found several companies, including Design Tech where Pär worked from 2002 to 2008 as President and was responsible for building up an international dealer network.
Pär has an engineering degree from the Civil Engineering and a Licentiate of Engineering degree from LTU and has been named Mentor of the Year in Norrbotten both 2009 and 2010.
During the summer, Pär fully focused on fly fishing and / or travel to unusual places - and the colder part of the year is devoted to slalom or reading war history literature.
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