Senior Vice President, Research & Development
As IFS’s Senior Vice President of Research and Development, an organization of approximately 900 employees, Thomas Säld is responsible for the development and strategic direction of IFS Applications and IFS Field Service Management, among others.
Thomas started in his current position in 2006 with the expressed goal of moving R&D closer to the customer. His strong focus on involving customers has been very successful, and has contributed to the growth of IFS.
Since joining IFS in 1993, Thomas has worked in a large number of different business areas. Thanks to his rich and wide-ranging experience, Thomas has cultivated a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing IFS’s global operations.
In 1993, Thomas Säld graduated from the Linköping Institute of Technology, where he studied industrial engineering and management.
When not working, Thomas likes hiking, skiing and wine tasting.