Lars Lindgren, interested in the area where people and cities learn and improve through human and technical development while sustaining the triple bottom line of People, Profits and the Planet.
About Lars Lindgren:
Born in Stockholm and educated in Linköping, Paris and Honolulu. Background in Natural Sciences focused on Environment and Health. University Diploma in Sustainable Development. Studied 5 years of Behavioural Science in Linköping, graduating with a Master of Science in Human Resource Management, majoring in Pedagogy and Organizational Development (Thesis on Internet Based Learning). Studied Business Administration and Computer Science in both US and Sweden. Lived and studied on Hawaii 1997-98. Worked in San Francisco during 2006-07. Travelled full circle around the globe in 2007, with extended stay in Bhutan. Currently living and working in Stockholm, (the first Environmental Capital of Europe).
Health, Happiness, Freedom, Opportunities
Art (including Martial Art)
Applied intelligence, Empowering Technologies, Kindness
Sustainability and Human Growth
Local democracy (Sundbybergs Lokalparti (SLP)
Worked with Business Strategy Implementation through Human Resource Management and Net based learning for companies and organizations in Europe, US, Africa, Asia and Australia. Back in the 20:th century I joined BTS as the first recruit in the new on-line learning business unit, BTS Interactive. Later, as Managing Director, I helped grow the team into an international unit with presence in Sweden, Spain, US, Australia and India. (www.bts.com)
Founder of the company “Net L’earnings”. (www.netlearnings.com)
CEO of MINERVA Corporate Learning Partner (MCLP Sweden AB), one of Sweden’s largest companies specialized in Training and Net based learning. Helped grow revenues and profit and double the team. (www.minervaclp.com) Since 2013 working as Human Resource Manager at the Stockholm Department of Environmental Protection. It’s the largest Environment and Health Department in Sweden and Stockholm is the first Environmental capital of Europe. (international.stockholm.se…)
2014-2018 Elected member of the Sundbyberg City Council, representing the Swedish Green Party which got 11,1% of the total votes. For two years from 1 january 2016 in the position of Chairman of the Department of Buildings and Environmental Protection.
Since January 2018 Co-founder and Chairman of the new political party Sundbyberg’s Localparty (SLP). In only a few weeks the political party SLP was registered for the Swedish election 2019 and at that point already officially supported by more members than the Green party. Later in Mars elected Party Leader. www.sumpan.org
Sundbyberg is the smallest, richest, and fastest growing municipality in Sweden. Sundbyberg also has the best broadband penetration in Sweden and the lowest CO2 emissions/person. Located only 8 minutes away from the Stockholm city center. Since last election in 2014 the city was first run by a red-blue minority, then for two years by a greenblue majority and currently by a faint blue political minority coalition. (www.sundbyberg.com)