Susanne Axelsson

Susanne Axelsson

Lean & change management, strategy & transformation, process optimization, financial analysis, business development & innovation


  • Executive MBA in Strategy & Leadership management
  • IHM Business Controller
  • Different University courses within Finance, Tax and Law

Work experience

  • As CFO and member of the management team, developed different types of businesses – mainly within industrial and IT/technology sectors, as well as in innovation-driven companies in expansion and development
  • Board member
  • Management consulting – Finance, controlling, IT, HR
  • Lean implementation, Change management & business development
  • Strategy, business planning, transformation, M&A
  • Finance function, controlling, reporting, ERP & digitalization
  • Business process outsourcing, Shared service


  • I am passionate about development and teamwork and look forward to contributing to my client’s performance and profitability.
  • Create value in process optimization, change management, supply development, negotiations, frame agreement etc.
  • Industrial experience

  • The last 20 years as a business-oriented CFO in a comprehensive role with a broad experience from industry, manufacturing, technology and service sectors in Swedish and international Groups, both listed and private equity companies, from small companies to large groups
  • B2B, Industries mainly: High-tech, Energy, Retail, Automotive, Process & Automation