Ellen Kugelberg joined Einride in September 2020 as chief operations officer to grow the operations team and strengthen customer- and data-centric operations and development. In early 2022, Kugelberg transitioned into the role of Chief Product Officer, where she oversees the entire product, technology and manufacturing function at Einride, leading teams across all electric, autonomous and digital product offerings and driving further technical innovation.
With a technical background from KTH, EPFL, and MIT, she spent nearly five years at McKinsey and five years at Telenor, where she drove major revenue growth and led the most profitable customer segment, SME. Prior to joining Einride, she served as CIO at Education First (EF), leading a global IT transformation and a large global team. Ellen Kugelberg also founded and served as President and Board Member of LegiLexi, a foundation dedicated to empowering and supporting teachers in Swedish schools with concrete tools to teach all children to read and motivate students for a lifetime of learning.