Veronica Augustsson, CEO of Cinnober, was last night awarded Alumna of the Year by Peter Gudmundson, President of KTH Royal Institute of Technology.
After the award ceremony, Veronica Augustsson gave an appreciated talk for alumni, staff and students at KTH Campus about how her engineering education and experiences as an athlete led to an international business career.
Founded in 1827, KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm is one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key center of intellectual talent and innovation. Each year, KTH honors a former student who has stood out as a superb ambassador for the school.
Augustsson holds a Master’s Degree in computer engineering from KTH Royal Institute of Technology. She began her career at Cinnober as a programmer, and during her 15 years at the company, Augustsson has held a number of key positions including Head of Sales.