Prior to Storage Made Easy Erik has worked in both engineering and operations. Early in his career, Erik relocated from Sweden to the US to become Director of Engineering for a medical device company, building digital imaging storage and delivery systems. Since then he has excelled in many industries and roles. He led teams of engineers designing both software products and operational systems to ensure technical excellence for government and large enterprises. He led the team responsible for all compute and storage for the San Francisco International Airport, during several years of double digit passenger growth. In later years Erik has worked as both a manager and individual contributor for Big Data consultants and cloud storage vendors.