Mr Olof Hernell joined EQT in June 2015 as Chief Digital Officer (CDO).
Olof Hernell heads the Digital Team at EQT, which besides working with digital business development of the EQT portfolio companies, also looks after internal IT and engineering teams.
Coming from a Google background, Mr Hernell was Head of Android and Chrome Hardware for Google Nordics until June 2015 and prior to that Head of Enterprise, Google Sweden. Mr Hernell started his career developing algorithms for computational fluid dynamics and have throughout his career been on the barricades evangelizing mobility, cloud technology and consumerization of IT.
Mr Hernell holds a Master of Science in Applied Mathematics and Chemical Engineering from Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm.