About Axel Karlsson
From McKinsey’s Stockholm office, Axel Karlsson advises technology, media, and telecommunications companies on a broad array of issues related to technology, strategy, and operations. He is leader of the Operations Practice in Europe and global co-convener of the practice. Axel previously led McKinsey’s Sweden office; the firm’s high tech work in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; and the Technology, Media & Telecommunications Practice in the Asia–Pacific region. Drawing on his deep knowledge of technology-enabled operations, Axel often advises clients on issues related to performance improvement, digital transformations, agile organization, product development, and supply chain.