Top competence matters

We always put the quality of our commitments before growing our business and we will turn projects down if we cannot find the right talent. Our consultants are procurement specialists with years of experience from top management consulting firms and they hold top degrees from leading universities. In our network we have leading Industry experts and McKinsey specialists.

Björn Peterson

Björn has 10 years of experience from working with clients across four continents on improving their procurement organizations and delivering substantial financial results from everything from rapid repricing, category projects to supplier development activities. He has a 6 year history of working for McKinsey where he specialized within operations and procurement. Prior to McKinsey Björn worked at Vattenfall. Björn holds a Masters degree from Linköping University (LiU) in Industrial Engineering and Management.

Douglas Elmstedt

Before joining Procurement Power, Douglas was a top student in Industrial Engineering at Linköping Institute of Technology and Nanyang University, Singapore. In parallel he was gaining relevant experience from working at leading companies such as Accenture, Ericsson and others. At Procurement Power he has supported various tenders including preparing RFQs, conducting stakeholder and supplier work-shops, developing price feedback and conducting spend analysis.

Veronica Danielsson

Veronica is a Senior consultant at Procurement Power and a much appreciated engagement manager. She has conducted various tenders, specifically for monopolistic markets, large IT projects and outsourcing. Veronica has also run trainings for Strategic Purchasers in RFQ development. Veronica joined Procurement Power after graduating with top marks from M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering at Lund Institute of Technology and University of Melbourne. She is specialized in Supply Chain and Production with experience from the packaging industry with published articles within supply chain and warehousing.

Arvid Herlin

Arvid has worked professionally with procurement for 8 years. He has a history of working with clients on large category projects within both private and public sector and is known for developing innovative ways of reducing demand. Arvid spent 4 years with McKinsey where he specialized within procurement and business strategy. Prior to McKinsey Arvid was an officer in the Swedish Armed Forces. He holds multiple degrees including a military degree, Masters degree in Engineering Physics at KTH and École Polytechnique and a degree in Economics at Stockholm School of Business.

Per-Åke Arvidsson

Per-Åke has more than 15 years of experience as a consultant including at McKinsey where he was part of leading the European Purchasing and Supply Chain Management (PSM) practice. In addition Per-Åke has more than 10 years management experience including CPO for Retail and Brands and several management positions in the Swedish forest industry. He has extensive experience from leading supply chain projects in a broad range of industries and a broad range of issues including many full scale purchasing transformation programs. He holds a MSc in Forestry from SLU in Umeå.

Sebastian Thesleff

Sebastian has extensive experience from helping clients with Purchase-to-Pay processes and to drive cultural change towards the new way of working. Previous to joining Procurement Power Sebastian worked for Tetra Pak in identifying low risk/cost development projects and gained international work experience from the food production sector in Dubai and China. Sebastian has a tripple exam; M.Sc. Double Diplomas in Industrial Engineering from Lund Institute of Technology and Universidad Politécnica de Valencia and a B.Sc. in Economics from Campbell University, US.

Erik Flybring

Erik has been with Procurement Power more than 4 years where he has driven large category optimization projects within several industries such as retail, healthcare, manufacturing, construction, addressing both direct and indirect spend and delivering significant bottom-line results. He has a M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering and Management from Linköping’s Institute of Technology and École Polytechnique. Before Erik joined Procurement Power he led a large project focused on supply chain optimization in Russia for Sandvik.