Susanne Nilsson

Susanne Nilsson is an innovation management researcher at Integrated Product Development and Design, KTH Royal Institute of Technology.  Susanne has extensive experience in the medical device industry where she has held R&D and innovation management positions for 15+ years. Her research interests include sustainable product-service innovation and innovation capability development within and between organisations, both public and private. She is presently involved in research projects related to multi-stakeholder collaboration, social entrepreneurship and frugal innovation, and business development of digital offerings. Susanne teaches master-level students in courses related to innovation management and product development, is involved in teacher training for challenge-driven education, and is a program director at KTH Executive School. She is engaged in KTH GDH (Global Development Hub) and SSES developing opportunities for students to creatively manage complex real-life sustainability challenges in Africa.