Axel Forsberg

Don’t tell people your plans. Show them your results.

In my current consultant roles I work as technical leader. I love to help my clients explore new and exiting opportunities revolving around the big cloud platforms, with specific focus on serverless cloud components.

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Axel Forsberg

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Amazon Web Services
Google Cloud Platform
Serverless Architecture
Web Development
Machine Learning
Microsoft Azure


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  • [August 2022 - Current] StepStone
    Consulting Technical Leader

    Working as technical leader for StepStones innovation lab. Focus on blockchain and immersive tech (AR, VR, Metaverse).

  • [March 2021 - Current] Geshdo Now AB
    Technical Director

    Technical Director for the A-Stack.

  • [March 2021 - December 2021] Inter IKEA Systems (IKEA)
    Consulting Cloud Architect

    Working as a cloud architech on the AWS platform.

  • [January 2020 - February 2021] Geshdo Now AB
    Team Manager

    Team manager for the A-Team.

  • [February 2019 - Current] Ingka Group (IKEA)
    Consulting cloud expert working with GCP/ML

    Working in a exploratory way with Google Cloud Platform, Machine Learning and other cool stuff that we find worthwhile to explore.

  • [April 2018 - February 2019] Ikano Bank
    Consulting Tech Lead for Public Web

    I acted as the tech lead for team of total three developers. Together we built the worlds fastest bank website utilizing a serverless architecture on the AWS platform. Everything was optimized for speed, security and simplicity.

  • [March 2018 - April 2018] Sony Mobile
    Consulting Cloud Developer

    I built a platform for handling web based campaigns. The platform was built using a serverless architecture on AWS infrastructure which bodes for stability, availability, scaleability and low cost.

  • [March 2017 - March 2018] Axis Communications AB
    Consulting SharePoint Architect

    Performed a SharePoint 2013 to SharePoint 2016 migration/cleanup, utilizing PowerShell scripting. A simple database move was not suitable due to legacy code causing upgrade issues and I had to extract the content from the databases and recreate a cleaned version of the content and solutions in the new environment.

  • [March 2017 - Current] Geshdo Now AB
    IT Consultant

    Currently working as an IT consultant with a Cloud Development/Infrastructure specialization.

  • [May 2014 - October 2015] Axis Communications AB
    System Administrator

    Worked as a system administrator for Windows servers mainly. Managing deployment, monitoring and maintenance of different systems. Large focus on SharePoint farm administration.

  • [November 2015 - March 2017] Axis Communications AB
    System Developer

    Worked as a system developer. Main foucs on Client-Side APIs in SharePoint On-Premise, both C# and JavaScript. Heavy usage of PowerShell.

  • [January 2014 - February 2014] Axis Communications AB
    Software Tester

    Working with exploratory testing of a SharePoint based solution.

  • [June 2013 - August 2013] Axis Communications AB
    Software Test Developer

    Worked as a software test developer introducing automated test for a web platform. Wrote documentation and implemented different test in both C# using Coded UI and PowerShell.

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  • [2008 - 2014] Lund University
    Information and Communication Engineering Technologies.

  • [June 2012 - August 2012] Umeå University
    Web development with HTML5, CSS and JavaScript.

  • [June 2012 - August 2012] Gotland University
    Game development with C# and the XNA toolkit.

  • [June 2011 - August 2011] Mid Sweden University
    Application development for Android.

    Learnt the Android platform and how to develop and implement applications for it.

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  • 100SwedishNative
  • 90EnglishAdvanced

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Google Cloud Platform
Amazon Web Services