Encourage

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Passion. Experience. Diligence.


About Us


 
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+46 (0)70 666 5456
mats@encourage.se

CEO-MATS EKLUND

 

Encourage AB (2004-)

Endeavour Publishing AB (2011-)

Alumni AB (2003-2004)

  • Senior Executive Search & HR Consultant
  • Knowledge Manager for Alumni's HR Practice
  • Project Manager Alumni Graduates - network of 200+ top talents from Sweden's top universities

McKinsey & Company (1996-2002)

  • Manager of Professional Development for 120 Swedish consultants (2002) 
  • Scandinavian Learning Manager for the Nordic consultants (2001-2002)
  • Recruiting & Integration Manager (2000-2002)
  • Senior Associate Consultant (1996-2006)

Graduate Eduction          

  • M.Sc. in Business and Administration at Stockholm School of Economics (1997)
  • M.Sc. in Forestry Management at SLU (1997)
  • B.Sc. studies in Psychology (Psykologlinjen) at University of Stockholm (2004-2006)

Certificate Training

  • Certified Coach from Coach2Coach Academy
  • Certified Coach from CoachU, Chicago, USA
  • Integrative Conversational Therapy by Ravi Welch
  • NLP Master Trainer by Robert Dilts from NLP University, Santa Cruz, USA
  • NLP Master Practitioner by Richard Bandler
  • Generative Change by Stephen Gilligan
  • Hypnotic Practitioner by Paul McKenna 
  • Meta-States of Reflexivity by Michael Hall
  • Group Mastery Certification by Michael Grinder 
  • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator by Assessio
  • FIRO-B Certification by Assessio

Other Merits 

  • McKinsey's Award Colleague of the year 2000
    "for his enormous devotion to make new
    and old feel welcome"
  • Regiment representative at soldier parliament (elected by fellow 500 soldiers)
  • Only soldier ever to graduate from A4/I5 military medical school with perfect score 10:10:10

 
 
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+46 (0)70 668 4187
anna@encourage.se

COO-ANNA EKLUND

Encourage AB (2013-)

  • Head of Operations (-17) and Board member (-13)
  • Lectures and trainings in interviewing skills, coaching, leadership and talent development

Nobina Sverige AB (2015-2017)

  • Business Development Manager for municipal buss infrastructure in five Swedish regions
  • Responsible for developing new proposals and for increasing volumes of existing contracts
  • Reported directly to Vice President

Keolis Sverige AB (2007-2015)

  • Area Manager Nacka Värmdö (625 MSEK) - led 22 managers and a total headcount 800, 5 buss depots with 250 busses 
  • Area Manager Roslagen (650 MSEK) - led 21 managers and a total headcount 950, 11 buss depots with 315 busses 
  • Area Manager Södertörn (380 MSEK) - led 11 managers and a total headcount 600, 4 buss depots with 210 busses 

Volvo Aero Engine AB (1990-2007)

  • Production Manager Quality - led 60 co-workers
  • Responsible for Inspections regarding JT8-JT9 (e.g JAS Gripen) and PW4000 (Intercontinental Jet engines) with a valued 4,5-6 MUSD a piece

Certificate Trainings

  • NLP Practitioner by Robert Dilts from NLP University, Santa Cruz, USA

Commissions of Trust (2007-2017)

  • Borough Member Kungsholmen
  • Borough Member Bromma

Other Merits

  • Show Jumping (1980-2017) - trained for captain of swedish national team, Jaana Wannius, competed in Division ІІ, 1,0-1,20 m. Class A, Class B. Bed A:1a, 2 Faser (A:0/A:0)
  • Dog Racing (1995-2000) - many awards in Whippet division