Larz Ignberg MSc

Process Manager

+46 70 568 04 80

With a higher education in Materials Physics, Larz has considerable experience of R&D and innovative processes within the metal industry carried out within a global environment. Development of materials, processes and applications in close collaboration with customers and other networks.  He has implemented strategy and operations development in leadership positions.

At Triple Steelix he has been responsible for the Value Chain development area, above all as it relates to product development and growth in small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) working together with the steel industry.

Director for Triple Steelix.

Tiina Ohlsson

Deputy Director

+46 70 653 98 63

Tiina is an educator with a degree from Dalarna University. Since the late 1990s, she has worked as chief executive and leader in the public sector at municipal, regional and national level. In addition to her leadership work, Tiina has also been engaged in regional development within business and social planning. The first time she worked with Triple Steelix was in the role of business development manager in the municipality of Borlänge. She has also worked at Trafikverket Region Mitt in the counties of Dalarna, Jämtland, Västernorrland and Gävleborg, the Stockholm Region, and at national level with infrastructure planning.

At Triple Steelix, Tiina combines her work as Deputy Director with her role as Development Manager for the areas of attractiveness and competence related to the steel and engineering industry.

Carolyn Stanley MBA

Head of Communications

+46 70 575 68 55

Carolyn has an MBA with specialisation in international marketing. Her wealth of experience is centred on Marketing Communications, Public Relations and Strategy at the global level. She has in-depth experience of strategic development, planning and evaluation.

At Triple Steelix, Carolyn has responsibility for strategic communication and the development of positioning strategies to meet future challenges.

Karin Wells


Project Managers

Nicklas Tarantino BSc

Head of Development for Resource Efficiency

+46 70 200 75 78

His professional background includes work as an energy expert, project manager and operations manager in industrial companies and consulting firms. He has experience from the energy sector, the forest industry as well as the steel and engineering industries. He has in-depth knowledge of steel and engineering industry processes as well as having access to an extensive contact network within materials, industrial processes and energy.

Nicklas has responsibility at Triple Steelix for the key development area of Resource Efficiency. This is linked to the steel and engineering industries, with the focus on ecological sustainability, sustainable supplier chains and sustainable energy applications with steel as a basis.

Gert Westergren MSc Tech Lic

Project Manager

+46 70 220 71 54

Gert holds a Master of Science in Engineering from KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Civil Engineering Degree) and a Licentiate of Engineering, Steel Structures Division.  Gert has been active in steel companies, engineering consultancy firms as well as certification and compliance audit companies for customers mainly in the motor vehicle, engineering and steel industries.

Gert has experience in such roles as development engineer, project engineer, project manager as well as consultant including in managerial positions. His areas of competence encompass different technical areas such as engineering mechanics, testing, measurement & quality control in combination with sales and marketing work, with the focus on customer relations and business development.

At Triple Steelix, Gert is currently the manager for a collaboration project, the purpose of which is to help Swedish industry find new business opportunities in the global and growing market of renewable energy within the marine environment.

Ulf Borbos BSc

Director of Development

+46 70 537 31 07

More than 20 years of experienced as professional manager and business developer.  Ulf a demonstrated history in the ICT infrastructure industry and has, for the last 10 years been active in the Swedish national innovation system.

Inge Nilsson

Safety work and skills supply

+46 70 325 79 82

Inge is an engineer in electronics and electrical power. He has a long background in the steel industri (Ovako, SSAB and Outokumpu) in leading positions both as maintenance manager and production manager. He has been the CEO of a consulting company and also runs his own consulting business.

Inge retired from SSAB in May 2016. His specialist competence lies in different types of development work. He sees the areas of development and implementation of working methods in organisations, safety work and skills development as the most exciting areas to work with.

Bosse Lilja

IUC Dalarna, collaboration partner, responsible for supplier development

+46 70 345 04 91

Bosse started working as a tool engineer in a small family company. After that, he became a high school teacher for technical engineering education and then developmjent manager for tailor-made education adapted to the local industry.

After a few years, Bosse moved on to Industrial Development Centrum in Dalarna AB (IUC), where he started as project manager for the ”stainless steel” project, together with the then Avesta Sheffield and about 40 regional companies. The project was one of the foundations of what then became Triple Steelix, where he worked in process management for two phases. Since 2009, Bosse is CEO of IUC Dalarna.