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Maria Khorsand is the CEO of SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden. SP is the leading and largest technical research institute in Sweden.
Maria Khorsand has a Master of Science and Bachelor of Science from the California State University, Fullerton. She has held a variety of executive positions at Ericsson, among others as President of Ericsson Technology Licensing, where
she worked for seventeen years before becoming President of OMX Technology and finally President of Dell Sweden before joining SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden in 2007 as CEO.
She is member of the Board of several organisations such as Beijer Electronics, SOS Alarm Sweden, and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. Maria Khorsand is Chair of the Swedish Coordination Council for Smart Grids and ViceChair of the Section for Research and Education within the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA). Maria Khorsand is President of EARTO since May 2014.