30+ years of retail experience
Extenda is one of the world’s leading providers of POS solutions technology that delivers innovation and simplicity to retail stores enabling them to provide a world class shopping experience for their customers. Extenda’s clients are market leaders in their own right and they rely on Extenda’s extensive domain expertise and passion for delivering innovative solutions to maintain their place in the market. The Extenda product suite supports sales with omni channel solutions such as POS terminals, self-scanning, mobile POS and e-commerce integrations. There are over 35,000 Extenda POS and mobile POS check out terminals across more than 30 countries around the world. In their home country of Sweden over 75% of all retail transactions are processed by Extenda solutions.
Extenda’s client base is built around internationally successful firms in the food and fashion retail markets and boasts names like Auchan, ICA and H&M. Our mission is to make clients more competitive and more effective in an efficient manner. We do this by speaking to them and working with them to help develop the next generation of omni channel systems. Extenda employs around 200 dedicated and innovative staff based in Stockholm and in offices around Europe.
Håkan Valberg, CEO
Håkan became CEO in March, 2016. He has more than 30 years of experience, from the global software industry in providing mission critical solutions to Retail, Supply Chain and Financial Services. He has held leading positions in companies like Advent Software, JDA/i2, Industri-Matematik/CDC and IBM. He has also served on the board of directors in a number of software companies, including Innometrics, Prodacapo, Readsoft and Metier. Håkan has a Master Degree in Industrial Management and Engineering from The Institute of Technology in Linköping.
Angelika Dorf Jaklinder, CFO
Angelika started at Extenda in May 2016. She has long experience in running finance and leadership of major and complex companies. Angelika has held leading finance positions in companies such as Connecta, ÅF, McCann Worldgroup and Imtech.
Lars Mellgren, Director, Professional Services
Lars joined Extenda in June 2016 bringing more than 30 years of experience from the global software industry in providing mission critical solutions to Supply Chain, Financial Services and Telecom. Examples of companies where he has had management positions are Industri-Matematik/CDC, SS&C-Advent, OMX/Nasdaq and Xantic/KPN. Lars holds a Master Degree in Aeronautical Engineering from The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm.
Peter Bäck, Director, Sales and Marketing
Peter joined Extenda in September 2016 bringing more than 20 years of experience from managing national and international sales organizations in the global software and IT industry. Prior to joining Extenda Peter has held similar positions at Bisnode where he was Sales Director and at ITIVITI formerly known as Orc Software he served as Vice President Sales EMEA. Studies at School of Law and Economics in Gothenburg.
Lars Eriksson, Head of Product Strategies
Has held several positions within Extenda since 2001, such as CTO and most recent position being Head of Sales and Marketing. He previously held similar roles with other software product companies and has experience from taking new products to the market for startup companies. Worked in Boston, US for two years. Lars has a College Degree in Design Engineering and has completed the Executive Management Program at Stockholm School of Economics.
Andreas Kvarnström, Director, Product Development
Andreas joined Extenda in June 2011 and has 15 years of experience with software development in different companies and industries. He has held several positions within Extenda as project manager in the Professional Services department, API Product Manager and Architect, Team Manager and Product Owner. Andreas has a Master of Science in Engineering Physics from Uppsala University.
Jonas Bergström, Director, Product Marketing
Has held several positions within Extenda since 2007, such as project manager within the Professional Services department and product manager within the Product Development department. Jonas has a Master of Science in Industrial Management and Engineering.
Ann-Christine Hagberg, Director, Customer Services & IT
Has held various managerial positions in different companies such as PostNord, Epsilon/ÅF and SKF. She has a long experience in international Change Management programs and multi-sourcing deliveries. Ann-Christine has a Master degree and majored in Organization, Strategy and Leadership.
Lotta Oscarsson, Director, Human Resource
Has held several senior HR positions in different companies such as Procure It Right, Mannheimer Swartling and General Electric. She has a long experience of recruitment, employer branding, performance management, talent management and organizational development. Lotta holds a Bachelor degree in HR Management.
Board of Directors
Peter Carlman, Chairman
Founder of Extenda and former CEO.
Former President and CEO of Plantasjen ASA Group and CEO of Hemköp and ICA. Per has also held senior positions at Lindex and H&M.
Currently serves as a Board member at several companies. Kjell’s previous positions include CEO of Oracle Sweden and Regional Manager for Oracle in the Nordic Region, as well as various senior positions in IBM Sweden and Europe.
Currently serves as a Board member and chairman at several companies. Markus has 30 years of experience from the software industry with different CEO and other leading positions in companies like Front Capital Systems AB, Observer Group AB, Nasdaq OMX and Orc Group AB.