Country Business Development Manager - IKEA Retail India
Magnus joined IKEA India in January 2020. He is spearheading overall IKEA India Business development Innovation and Transformation capabilities. He is leading and contributing towards the efficiency and effectiveness of the organization and leveraging the entire Ingka ecosystem to transform. His main responsibility is to contribute towards developing IKEA India for the future, through working with Startups, Government in the innovation space and not least unleashing the potential of our many coworkers who are problem solvers and entrepreneurs. Prior to joining IKEA, Magnus was the Deputy Trade Commissioner of Sweden in India, heading the Swedish Government Trade and Invest Council Office in South India (Bangalore). Magnus has over 16 years of experience as a Strategy and Management Consultant in the global management consulting firm Accenture. He has had leading roles in large global transformation programs, where he was part of both shaping the programs and executing them end-to-end. He has worked in all the facets of transformation from change management, project management, stakeholder management, to heading the Program office. When driving transformation programs, his focus has been to release shareholder value by linking the corporate strategy to the business transformation itself.
Day 2 - January 18
10:30-11:30 Indo-Swedish Co-Creation for Innovation – De-carbonisation of Industry