Susanne Karlsson

Senior Consultant

Susanne Karlsson is a Career Management and Talent Management Senior Consultant with Right Management.

Coaching Experience

Susanne coaches professionally since over 10 years and accompanies individuals through difficult situations related to work or private life. During her long managerial career being in charge of significant transition projects, she obtained an extensive experience in change management coaching involving on-the-job coaching for personal development, career transition and leadership. Susanne has a holistic approach to coaching that includes posture, attitudes and other physical aspects, which always focuses on the main obstacles that hinders an individual to progress in the most effective manner.

Her main exertise is notably in the following areas:

Business/Organizational Leadership Experience

Susanne has a broad and extensive experience from large multinational companies in the finance sector for over 20 years. She has held Senior Manager/VP positions in financial & administration, Human Resources and investment management administration. She has managed several large and significant reorganizations prompted by business growth or business contraction, from the creation of strategic business cases to implementation of cross-functional global projects. Working in multi-cultural environments she has acquired an in-depth change management experience and how to deal with change.

Education and Training

Susanne holds a Master of Science in Business and Public Law from the University of Gothenburg and a post-graduate degree specializing in Maritime Law from the University of Oslo. Her continous training focuses on the topics of communication and leadership, problem solving & decision making and Management Development. She completed a one-year mentoring program (Ruter Dam) aimed at promoting women to leading positions in Swedish Industry. Susanne holds certificates in Investment Management, Somatic coaching and the psychometric tools Birkman and IDI.

Susanne has lived and worked in Sweden, Norway, United Kingdom, Denmark and Switzerland. She is fluent in English, French and Swedish.