Vice President, Nordics
Mikael Karlström joined Polycom in 2010 as Vice President for the Nordics, (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden), and is responsible for Polycom’s business in its entirety across this territory including strategy, business planning and support for partners and end-users.
Karlström brings nearly 20 years of experience in managing and developing sales and services organisations, in multinational roles.
Before joining Polycom, Karlström was with Verizon Business, as Director of Solutions Architects for the WW Financial Market. Karlström orchestrated large outsourcing deals in the Financial Market in Europe, Middle East & Africa, USA and Asia Pacific.
Prior to this, Karlström has held various senior positions at Cisco, Ericsson and EMC.
Karlström a former officer in the Swedish Army, graduated as an officer from the Swedish Defense Forces Officers Academy. He also studied Leadership, Organisational Management, Quality Assurance and IT-Security at the University of Gotland, Sweden.
Karlström is based at Polycom’s offices in Stockholm, Sweden.