Joséphine Edwall Björklund
Senior Advisor & Communications Expert, Health
& Hygiene Company Essity
Joséphine Edwall Björklund has held a variety of Executive Communication positions within the Information Communication and Technology, Forest Products and Consumer Goods industry. Most recently as Senior Advisor and Chief Communications Officers at Essity, a leading hygiene and health company with business in over 150 countries and brands such as TENA, Tork, Libresse and Libero. She drives communications and global activation of 300 community related projects including key partnerships with UNICEF and United Nations Foundation 'Equal Everywhere' programme - aiming to raise awareness and support gender equality for girls and women, breaking down stigmas around hygiene and health related topics.
Previously she held the position of Vice President of Communications of Ericsson Global Services, and Board member of Ericsson Response, a non-profit organization contributing with technology and services at humanitarian relief work in conflict areas and natural disasters. She is a strong advocate of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion related topics and initiatives and is a member of the Advisory Board of the British-Swedish Chamber of Commerce.