Sandor Albrecht is an entrepreneur inside Ericsson’s global organization. As founder and Head of Ericsson Garage, which has nine centers of innovation and incubation around the world, he sees to it that Ericsson encourages fresh ideas and invests in the right future for customers and partners.
Albrecht is also the Director of Research Area Digital Services Design. That means he leads teams that explore new ways of connecting human beings and things, all in the pursuit of making it more enjoyable to work and live in a sustainable world.
Based in Stockholm nowadays, Albrecht began his Ericsson career in Hungary in 1999. He began as an R&D project manager and eventually moved to Sweden in 2010 as Head of Technology Strategy for IP and packet transport evolution.
Albrecht received his Master’s of Science in Electrical Engineering from Budapest University of Technology and Economics in 1993, and his PhD from the same institution in 2004. He also holds a Master of Advanced Science from the University of British Columbia in Canada and holds a Master’s of Business Administration from Central European University Business School, Budapest, Hungary.