Fredrik Svahn

Senior Lecturer

Dept. of Applied IT, Division of
Visiting address
Forskningsgången 6
41756 Göteborg
Room number
453 Commodore
Postal address
41296 Göteborg

About Fredrik Svahn

Fredrik Svahn is associate professor at the Department of Applied Information Technology, Gothenburg University, and researcher at Swedish Center for Digital Innovation. He received his Ph.D. in Informatics at Umeå University in 2012 and conducted postdoctoral studied at Chalmers University of Technology. Fredrik’s work is broadly focused on digital innovation in incumbent firms, including research on organizational capability, platform design, and innovation strategy. His research is published in recognized journals, such as Journal of Information Technology, MIS Quarterly, and Sloan Management Review. Prior to his Ph.D. Fredrik worked as an engineer and applied researcher, and he has more than 15 years’ experience from Defense, Telecom, and Automotive industries.