Peter Hedman has more than 25 years of experience on regional development as head of development at Västerbotten County Council, Director of Region Västerbotten and CEO for Umeå University’s holding company.
Peter has, during the past years been manager for the Cleaner Growth initiative at Uminova Innovation and built the regions Cleantech initiative, North Sweden Cleantech for Kompetensspridning i Umeå and Cleantech Kvarken. Peter does projects in evaluation, product development and application support, and also project management on his own consulting company, Regionakademin.
Peter is devoted to, in joint forces with important players form the business sector, public sector, and academy, to keep building and developing this region that already has pole position in innovation and sustainable growth.
Peter has a law degree from Stockholm University.