Degree in electrical engineering, Chapmansskolan, Karlskrona, Sweden, 1982. Master of Science in Engineering Physics, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden, 1991. Licentiate of Engineering, Reactor Physics, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden, 1994.
Trainee Liebherrwerk, Nenzing, Austria, 1983-1984. Student fellow Joint European Torus, Abingdon, United Kingdom, 1990. Lecturer Luleå University of Technology, Kiruna, Sweden, 1994-1995.
System engineer Ericsson Microwave Systems AB, Mölndal, Sweden, since 1996.
Second lieutenant Swedish Army, 1982-1983. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
Married Camilla Andersson, April 17, 1993. Children: Erika, David.