Mattias joined SAS in 2016 as Vice President IT & Digital Innovation, Mattias is currently focusing on re-defining SAS’ digital transformation and implementing SAS’ technology innovation capabilities to support SAS vision.
Prior to joining SAS, Mattias was CIO at Systembolaget, the Swedish nation-wide retailer of alcoholic beverages. During 2013 Mattias was awarded “CIO of the year”, the most prominent CIO award in Sweden.
Previously, Mattias has experience from 10 years as strategy/management consultant and also has a background from the start-up scene by succesfully launching new start-ups in the early days of early e-commerce.
Mattias holds a Master Degree in Engineering Physics (specializing in signal processing and artificial intelligence) and a Bachelor Degree in Economics from the University of Uppsala (thesis in stock market artificial intelligence techniques).