Ann Hellenius 

Swedish CIO Superstar, known for having lead the digitization of the City of Stockholm.


Ann Hellenius is a real superstar CIO, with 20+ years experience of the field. She’s most famous for her achievements as the CIO/IT Director of Stockholm City, where she built up a new organization to support the transformation of the Swedish capital into a digitally driven, smart city .

She is passionate about leadership, digitalization, sustainability and innovation. As a speaker she addresses questions of leading people in the digital age.

Ann has been awarded several prestigious prizes; European CIO of the year 2016 and Influencer of the year 2016. At the CIO Awards in 2017 she was named CIO of the Year.

Ann is a member of the board for Volvo Finans Bank and Lantmäteriet.

Ann is currently writing a book together with Per Mosseby on leadership in times of digital change.