Joel is a Swedish native. In 2012, he completed his graduate studies at LTU in Sweden, graduating with two MSc degrees. Joel then joined Deloitte Consulting as part of the firm’s strategy and operations team. Three years into his career, after serving clients in the Nordics, he transitioned to the US affiliate, where he worked as a strategy consultant for Monitor Deloitte. Joel was deeply engaged in the consumer products and retail industries and frequently worked on high-profile cases. His work in retail opened the door for his move to the global apparel retailer H&M. Before joining LBS, he served as the head of expansion controlling for Greater China and most recently as the acting head of expansion for the same region.
Joel decided to join LBS for the school’s unique diversity offering and for its prominence in the financial services industry. He aims to use the school’s excellent network, outstanding faculty and strong local and international brand to transition into his target industry. Joel is a member of the Men’s Rugby Club, Private Equity and Venture Capital Club and Finance Club. He holds an Executive Committee position in the Turnaround and Restructuring Club. Recreationally, he enjoys travelling, playing various sports and indulging in full-bodied red wines.