Jan Hellaker
Jan Hellaker

Head of Automation, Lindholmen Science Park AB

Jan Hellaker leads the Drive Sweden program, which was recently launched by the Swedish government to coordinate and boost efforts in vehicle automation, focusing on the system/society level.

Prior to joining Lindholmen Science Park which is the host organization for Drive Sweden, Jan spent 25+ years in advanced vehicle research in the field of ITS and telematics within the Volvo Group, most recently as the VP of Transport Solutions & Services. He was also the founder and first CEO of WirelessCar, a leading telematics service provider.

Jan started his career with Ericsson, and earned his M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Chalmers University of Technology.