Akerberg Thomas


Who we are

Åkerberg Thomas is a leading professional HR services company, providing a broad range of HR services and solutions globally in strategy, consulting, recruitment, interim management, outplacements and operations. We help our clients to identify, develop and retain exceptional people for a world increasingly defined by volatility, complexity and ambiguity.


Magnus Åkerberg - Chairman of Akerberg Thomas
Magnus Åkerberg

Background from leading roles in Corporate Real Estate and outsourcing; Most recently as Managing Director EMEA IFM and member of Global IFM Board at JLL (former Jones Lang LaSalle). Previously Head of Group Development and member of Group Management Team at ISS and General Manager Nordics and member of EMEA Executive Management team at Johnson Controls.
Global experience in outsourcing working with clients like Electrolux, IBM, Ericsson, HP, Citi, Shell, HSBC, Intel, Honeywell, Amazon and Facebook. Extensive experience in M&A helping organisations acquire a large number of businesses.
20 years+ global experience in Strategy, Implementation, Operations and Transformation.

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Emma Thomas - Managing Director of Akerberg Thomas
Emma Thomas
Managing Director

Background from leading roles within JLL (former Jones Lang LaSalle), Private Equity Groups; Cable & Wireless, JPMC.
Broad experience in Human Resources Consultancy, HR Set-up and Specialist Transitions/Transformational Change Management including international M&A people due diligence/outsourcing.
20 years+ international strategic and operational HR working in global organisations with a global workforce and more recently in the past 6 years projects across EMEA.

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We collaborate with a number of leading consultants in various HR disciplines with international experience and reach, together we are able to provide a tailor-made iHR solution for you. Some of our global partners are experts in the fields of:

Leadership and impact development

Clinical psychology and executive assessment

Executive branding and succession planning

Online inhouse networking technology experts

Host of specialist recruitment, outplacement & interim partners

Transformation/transition experts for ARD/TUPE and non ARD countries

Coaching and Mentoring experts

Strategic HR Advisors

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