Leadership Team

Mats Nordlund

CEO, Co-founder

Mats comes from a successful engineering background focused on test and measurement in the telecommunications industry. Prior to co-founding Netrounds, Mats managed nationwide projects within broadband services and fixed wireline access at the Swedish network operator TeliaSonera Networks. Previously, he also spent 7 years as a research engineer with both Ericsson’s and Telia’s research and development arms. Mats obtained his Master of Science degree in Computer Engineering and Signal Processing from Luleå University of Technology in Sweden.

Marcus Friman

Head of Engineering, Co-founder

Marcus co-founded Netrounds in 2007 and has succeeded in leading the company forward in a number of managerial, product management and R&D positions. Today, Marcus leads the strategy and development of the Netrounds product as Head of Engineering and is focused on developing solutions to assist network operators throughout their telco transformation journey. Prior to co-founding Netrounds, Marcus held positions as part of both the R&D and management teams at TeliaSonera and Telia Research. He is a Certified Ethernet Professional (MEF) and holds a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Luleå University of Technology in Sweden.

Lance Boyd

VP of Global Sales

Lance leads Netrounds global sales expansion, bringing over 25 years of software sales and sales management experience in telecom and networking technologies. He has worked for companies such as Red Hat, Enea, Irdeto, and SAINT. He has experience bootstrapping sales for early stage companies, and building teams to drive revenue growth. He started his career as an engineer in digital wireless communications and signal processing. He graduated with honors with a BS in Physics from Hampden-Sydney College and an MS in Computer Science from George Mason University.

Anders Bergsten

VP of Product Management

Anders is a seasoned technology leader with vast knowledge of the international network operator environment and expertise with a broad range of telecommunications technologies. Anders comes to Netrounds with 20 years of experience at Telia Company in a variety of roles, including Senior Manager of Customer Channels and Head of Access Development. He holds a Master of Science degree in Computer Science, focusing on signal processing, from Luleå University of Technology in Sweden.

Kari Korkala

VP of Sales EMEA

Kari is a results-oriented leader with a proven international track record in managing and growing telecommunications test and measurement businesses. He has 25 years of experience in management, business development, sales and technology alliances from companies such as Ascom, Ericsson and Philips. Kari holds a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science from Luleå University of Technology in Sweden.

Stefan Lundblom

VP of Finance and Operations

Stefan has more than 15 years of experience from venture capital operations and corporate transactions. Experience in this area comprises mainly of investments in tech companies in the ICT, industry and the cleantech sector. Stefan has previously worked for a number of years in the telecom industry, experience with board work and an active role as CEO. Stefan has a MBc in Production & Quality Control from Luleå University of Technology.

Urban Lindegren

Director Channel Development

Urban brings over 30 years of experience in telecom and enterprise software as Director of Channel Development. Prior to joining Netrounds, Urban was Director of Business Development at Cisco Systems, focusing on Cisco Network Services Orchestrator (NSO). Urban joined Cisco following the acquisition of Tail-f Systems in 2014, where Urban was one of the founders. Urban also worked with sales and product management at Applied Microsystems, Enea and Interpeak.

Cyril Doussau

VP of Marketing

Cyril has responsibility for Netround’s global marketing team, leading brand awareness, public relations, demand generation and product marketing activities. Before joining Netrounds, he was Vice President, Service Assurance at Infovista, overseeing the business line’s product strategy, marketing and business development functions. Cyril has deep experience with introducing innovative products to market and holds a Master’s Degree in Software Engineering from ENSSAT in France.