Kati Barklund


151203_Kati Barklund_44A9059_PK_smallValue oriented Innovation Manager and Workplace Strategist

Kati Barklund is Group Innovation Manager at Coor Group, the leading Integrated Facility Management company in the Nordics. Previously, she has been working as Acting and Deputy Head of Group Service Development, Change Manager, Site Manager and Department Manager at companies like Coor Service Management, Skanska and Pharmacia. Kati is part of WE Strategic Advisory Group, WE Global Ambassador for the Nordic Countries and also Board Member of IFMA Sweden.

Development of services and deliveries within primarily the Workplace Services area has always been Kati’s theme. “We need to realize the potential of our workplaces and our people – The workplace really impact the business results! By using the workplace as a strategic tool and having a holistic lifecycle perspective on the workplace, we can create smart workplaces that are both attractive, productive, efficient and sustainable during the whole lifecycle of the workplace. That’s smart!”

Kati is also frequent speaker in both Workplace, FM and Innovation events and speaks most often about smart workplaces, workplace innovation or innovation generally, and does this all around the world but mostly in the Nordics.

Contact info: kabarklu@microsoft.com + 46 70 669 96 86