Jakob has prior experience in industries such as tech, retail and insurance and has co-founded an event firm based in the Gothenburg area resulting in Europe’s largest outdoor cinema. Before taking on a professional career he completed an MSc in Industrial Engineering with a minor in IT from Chalmers University of Technology, and The University of Tokyo. During his university studies he also worked together with his professors to teach object-oriented programming to other students.
Prior to CHORD Jakob has worked at Google and has attended internships at H&M in Stockholm and Google in Dublin. Before pursuing his career, Jakob was an elite player in handball with merits from the national team.