Lars Einar Engström is a trained psychologist and a senior partner with the Swedish consultant company Edcolby AB (www.edcolbyltd.com
). He has written four books, two of which have been translated into English, Confessions of a Sexist
(2008) and Your Career in Your Hands
(2011). Lars writes an online column for the Swedish business school IHM (www.ihm.se
) and for newspapers throughout Scandinavia. Lars has lectured in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, UK, Lithuania, Australia and the United States on topics including equal opportunities, gender and leadership, as well as organizational development. He has lived and worked in Paris and London. As a consultant, he has worked with many international companies, including Ericsson, Accenture, Copenhagen Business School, Ernst & Young, Vattenfall, Know It, Computer Associates, Live Nation, Scandinavian Airlines, and Skandia. Prior to becoming a consultant, Lars specialized in organizational development as a manager at the Bonnier Group, Apple Computer and Pharmacia.