Management & organization

Swedish Life Cycle Center is an immaterial organization with the human resources and excellence distributed among the partners. Chalmers University of Technology is hosting the Center with Technology Management and Economics (TME) as host department. The permanent organization consists of a Board (each Partner represented), Preparatory Board, Scientific Advisory Group and a Technical Secretariat (run by a Director, Project manager(s) and Communications officer). Committees, working groups, expert groups and project groups are established by the Board.



Lars Mårtensson, Chair of the Swedish Life Cycle Center Board

Anna Hedlund Åström, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Anna Widerberg, Group Manager Environmental Attribute and Material Management, Volvo Cars

Elin Eriksson, Director Organizations, Products and Services, IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute

Eva Ahlner, Officer Sustainability, Swedish Environmental Protection Agency

Emma Rex, Researcher, RISE Research Institutes of Sweden

Emma Ringström, Sustainability Manager, Nouryon

Erik Nellström, Senior Engineer, Scania

Karin Eriksson, Feature Leader Materials & Environmental Impacts, Volvo Group

Lars-Gunnar Lindfors, Secretary (adj)

Lena Landström, Environmental Advisor, Vattenfall

Martyna Mikusinska, Environmental Scientist, Sweco Environment (parental leave)

Rickard Arvidsson, Associate professor Environmental Systems Analysis, Chalmers University of Technology

Sara Palander, Director Swedish Life Cycle Center (adj)

Stefano Marzola, Product Material Compliance Manager, SKF

Susan Iliefski Janols, Sustainability director, Essity Hygiene and Health

Susanna Widstrand, Swedish Energy Agency (adj)

Torun Hammar, Post doc Energy and technology, SLU Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Veronica Sund, LCA expert, Sweco Environment


Preparatory board

Lars Mårtensson, Chair of the Swedish Life Cycle Center Board

Anna Björklund, Associate Professor Industrial Ecology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Karin Sanne, Group Manager, LCA and Environmental management, IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute

Mats Berglund, Product Environmental Compliance and Performance, SKF (Chair of Preparatory board)


Scientific advisory group

Anne-Marie Tillman, Professor, Chalmers University of Technology (Chair)

Cecilia Sundberg, Associate professor Industrial Ecology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Hanna Karlsson, Postdoctor at the Department of Energy and Technology, SLU Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences