Nicholas Svensson was named Vice President, Operations of SMART Technologies in November 2013. Since he joined SMART in 2009, Nicholas has been leading cross-functional teams consisting of engineers, technologists and scientists to develop and launch numerous SMART products. Prior to his current role, he held various positions at SMART, including Vice President, Hardware and Vice President, Education Solutions. With a career in technology spanning over 20 years, Nicholas has garnered valuable experience during his tenure at various companies, including leading telecom and space hardware providers. Nicholas holds an undergraduate degree in applied physics from the University of Waterloo and a master’s degree in System Design and Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.