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

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

Elisabet Kock, Environmental Economist, Swedish Environmental Protection Agency

Holger Wallbaum, Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering, Building Technology, Chalmers University of Technology

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

Katarina Lorentzon, Project manager Environmental systems analysis, RISE Research Institutes of Sweden

Klas Hallberg, Manager New Developments in Sustainability, AkzoNobel

Larissa Strömberg, Coordinator LCA and Climate, NCC Construction

Lars-Gunnar Lindfors, Secretary (adj)

Lena Landström, Environmental Advisor, Vattenfall

Mats W Lundberg, Sustainability Specialist, Sandvik Materials Technology

Miguel Brandao, Associate professor Industrial Ecology and Life Cycle Assessment, KTH Royal Institute 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


Preparatory board

Lars Mårtensson, Chair of the Swedish Life Cycle Center Board

Sara Palander, Director Swedish Life Cycle Center

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

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


Scientific advisory group

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

Björn Frostell, Professor emeritus, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Niclas Ericsson, Post doc, SLU Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences