Regional Head, North Asia
Sven Bolthausen is Senior Vice President Pre-Sales, NE Asia Sales at MediaKind. In the same role he served with Ericsson Media Solutions leading global sales engineering, pricing and commercial management as well as sales operations.
Sven joined MediaKind, originally Ericsson Media Solutions, from Ericsson Region North America where he was heading all media related pre-sales and business development activities in US and Canada after assuming the same role for Ericsson in Region Western and Central Europe earlier.
Among others, Sven was also in charge of direct sales of Ericsson’s media and application product and services portfolio towards Deutsche Telekom globally and served as VP Multimedia and Systems Integration across Northern Europe.
Prior to joining Ericsson in 1999, Sven was working with Tele2 in Europe and started his career as a consultant at Kienbaum International Consultants in Germany in the media and telecommunications practice.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from University of Cologne and has completed Executive Courses at Kellogg School of Management, IMD Lausanne and London Business School. He also serves as a board member of FYI Television.
Sven is married and lives with his wife, 2 daughters and 2 dogs in Plano, Texas.