Markus Eriksson, Business Development Manager, Digital Machining, Sandvik Coromant
Markus Eriksson has been engaged in the evolution of the Internet of things for the last 10 years. His entrepreneurial spirit has been a driving force behind a large number of connected services. The journey started at Scania Connected Services where he was a part of Scanias tremendous volume growth, from 1500 connected vehicles in 2008 to a quarter of million connected vehicles in 2017. In February 2017 Markus Eriksson changed position within the supply chain and is now engaged in the development of Sandvik Coromants digital offer. This means that his focus has shifted from creating a connected business around transporting things to shaping and producing things.
Sandvik Coromant is the world’s leading supplier of tools, tooling solutions and know-how to the manufacturing industry. Sandvik Coromant with its 8,000 employees is part of the global industrial group Sandvik (45,000 employees) and is represented in 130 countries.