Senior Adviser, Rolling Stock Procurement, WSP
Marcus Jakobsson is a senior vehicle procurement expert and is responsible for the Vehicle Procurement process within WSP Rail Advisory. Marcus has leading roles in many of the recent public procurements in the Nordic countries, such as the procurement for new trains in Denmark, the new intercity trains in Norway and the new regional trains for SJ in Sweden.
Marcus has previous experiences as a vehicle architect and a product family manager at Alstom (Bombardier). These roles included developing and adapting product platforms as well as making bids and negotiations for the supplier side.
Marcus holds a Master of Science in Vehicle Engineering from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden and a Bachelor in Capital Investments and Financing, from the University of Stockholm, Sweden