Anders Trana

Head of Digitalization, Department of Innovation, Trade and Industry

City of Lund, Sweden

Anders is leading and coordinating City of Lunds efforts in digitalization, IoT and Smart City. Most of the activities is done in cooperation with industry partners and academia. The City of Lund is facilitating and driving a large innovation arena in these areas with more than 75 partners, many which are international leading in their fields. Prior to joining the City of Lund Anders established RISE Research Institutes of Sweden as an Innovation partner in IoT and digitalization in the southern Sweden. Anders has a background in more than 15 years in the telecom industry and has held several senior management positions including Head of Business Development & Innovation and Head of R&D at the global IoT unit in the Nordics largest telecom operator.

During his career Anders work has been focused around driving innovation from several aspects, like management, system design, user driven, business development and implementation.