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Press Release: Axiell [June 19, 2024]

Axiell Group appoints Sebastian Svärdebrandt as new CIO

Axiell

Lund, Sweden -- June 19, 2024. Axiell, the world's leading provider of software and services for the cultural sector, is pleased to announce the appointment of Sebastian Svärdebrandt as Chief Information Officer (CIO). In this new role, Sebastian will oversee the technical strategy and development to ensure transformational initiatives globally to drive scalability.

As CIO, Sebastian will unify teams and technologies, oversee the development of applications, and manage the transition of Axiell's platforms to Software as a Service (SaaS). He will also own the company's cloud strategy, integrate information and technology into the business model, and prioritize cybersecurity strategy and risk management.

Sebastian Svärdebrandt
Sebastian Svärdebrandt

This appointment strengthens Axiell's capability to lead digital transformation for museums, archives, libraries and schools, addressing their current needs and anticipating future growth requirements.

"We are delighted to welcome Sebastian to Axiell Group. As an experienced IT and Cybersecurity executive, he brings broad global experience with a focus on IT organizations and security. He will drive our technical strategy, contribute to enhanced infrastructure, and ensure that the cultural ecosystem Axiell is providing delivers value to customers every day", says Maria Wasing, President & CEO, Axiell Group.

Sebastian brings over 20 years of high-level IT industry experience, most recently from Nord-lock Group and previously from Sony Mobile and Sony Ericsson. He successfully established a global IT organization at Nord-Lock and implemented a comprehensive IT strategy with functions migrated into a common cloud service.

"I'm eager to start my journey with Axiell Group and the assignment aligns perfectly with my expertise in digital innovation, cloudification, and global security compliance. I'm looking forward to working with the talented team at Axiell Group. Together, we'll shape the future of cultural experiences," said Sebastian Svärdebrandt, incoming CIO at Axiell Group.

Sebastian joined Axiell's Group management team at the end of May 2024 and reports directly to CEO Maria Wasing.

About Axiell

Axiell helps 13,000 customers share cultural information and knowledge with the world. Our platforms, software, and services help customers manage their collections, preserve cultural heritage, enhance learning, promote reading, and increase public engagement and accessibility. Our customers are libraries, museums, archives, schools and authorities in 60+ countries. We develop innovative digital tools to transform the way our clients' organizations work and communicate with their customers. If you want to know more about us and our products, please visit www.axiell.com.


Summary: Axiell, the world's leading provider of software and services for the cultural sector, announced the appointment of Sebastian Svärdebrandt as Chief Information Officer. In this new role, Sebastian will oversee the technical strategy and development to ensure transformational initiatives globally to drive scalability.
Publication Year:2024
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:June 19, 2024
Publisher:Axiell
Company: Axiell
Permalink: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/30232/axiell-group-appoints-sebastian-svardebrandt-as-new-cio

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