Mattias is since 2016 Executive Vice President (CIO) for SAS with responsibility for all strategic and operational IT and digital development. Mattias is also currently defining and implementing SAS technology innovation capabilities. Mattias is part of the SAS Group Management and is located in Stockholm, Sweden. Prior to joining SAS, Mattias was CIO at Systembolaget, the Swedish nation-wide retailer of alcoholic beverages. During 2013 Systembolaget IT was rewarded “IT Service Desk of the Year” and Mattias the “CIO of the Year 2013”, the most prominent CIO award in Sweden. Previously Mattias has also been CIO at CIO B&B Tools and strategy/management consultant at Accenture - where his duties included responsibility for Accenture’s IT Strategy Group in Sweden. Mattias has a broad strategy and management profile with focus on strategy and business development and transformation execution. During his career Mattias has worked with some of the largest companies in the Nordics/Europe as well as with start-ups. Mattais holds a Master Degree in Engineering Physics (specializing in data communication) and a Bachelor Degree in Economics from the University of Uppsala.