Niklas Savander (born August 4, 1962 in Helsinki, Finland) is a Finnish businessman and President and CEO (as of 1.5.2014) of Elekta AB a Swedish listed company focused on Cancer treatment systems. Previously Savander was the Executive Vice President of the markets unit of Nokia Corporation. Savander became a member of the Nokia Group executive Board in 2006, having joined the company in 1997. He left Nokia on 30 June 2012 to "pursue other opportunities", following a boardroom shakeup.
Savander was the deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of Tamfelt Oyj until it was sold to METSO, a member of the Board of NokiaSiemensNetworks since the inception of the company and a Member of the Board and secretary of Waldemar von Frenckells Stiftelse.
Savander holds a Master's degree in Science from the Helsinki University of Technology and a Master of Business Administration from the Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration in Helsinki. He is fluent in Swedish, English, German and Finnish.
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