Bachelor, Lund University, Sweden, 1978. Master of Arts, University California, Santa Barbara, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, University Aalborg, Denmark, 1992.
Researcher, Research Policy Institute, Lund, 1977-1991; deputy director, Research Policy Institute, Lund, since 1992; managing director, International Technology Transfer Cons., Lund, since 1990. Consultant United Nations Industrial Development Organization, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency. Visiting researcher National Research Center Science and Tech.for Development, Beijing, 1994.
Married Sigyn Flink Göransson, July 19, 1980. Children: Tim, Linn.