Peter Linder is responsible for 5G Marketing for Ericsson in North America. A broadband networker with a career split between fixed and mobile broadband. Peter has spent 10,300 days at Ericsson, with a mix of global and North American management positions in marketing, business strategy, product management, and sales enablement.
Peter is a high energy speaker, frequently representing Ericsson as a key-note speaker, panels, fire-chats, and direct customer interactions. He aspires to make you see 5G with 2020 vision. Both from a technology and business perspective, with focus at the intersection.
Peter graduated with a double degree from Chalmers University in Gothenburg, Sweden. First as M. Sc. in Electrical Engineering and second as M.B.A in International Business Management. He is passionate about learning, with post-graduate education from Stanford, Harvard, Wharton, Columbia University & MIT. Peter is fluent in three languages, all spoken/written rather than programming. To give back, he has started to share his professional experiences in the form of a digital mentoring program with 200+ episodes published to date.
A passionate traveler, with 202 airports visited so far. He is fascinated by the engineered insanity delivered by Formula 1. A weekend golfer with youth dedicated to competitive slalom and tennis. Advanced sports and travel photographer. Married and a proud father and step-father with Dallas, Texas, as home base.