Below are the short bios of the Tobii Dynavox management team members.
President of Tobii Dynavox and it’s management team
Fredrik Ruben has been head of the business unit, Tobii Dynavox, since 2014. He was previously the President & CEO at 3L System Group (publ.) and Vitec Mäklarsystem, working internationally with bases in New York, Singapore and Sweden.
Fredrik holds a Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering & Management from the University of Linköping, Sweden.
President, North American Market
Tara was previously president of Tobii ATI, originally founded in 1983 by doctors at Boston Children’s Hospital to develop tools to aid children with disabilities.
Rudnicki also serves as an executive committee member of the Assistive Technology Industry Association, which actively champions new technologies that enable the disabled to live fuller, more independent lives.
Tara completed studies in criminal justice at Framingham State University and Northeastern University in Massachusetts.
Vice President, Sales – Europe and Rest of World (EUROW)
Nils joined Tobii Dynavox in the spring of 2018. He formerly worked at Microsoft where he held the position of Partner Sales Director. His previous employers also include Apple, Nokia, and Electrolux. In addition, Nils brings experience from a number of start-ups.
Nils holds a Master of Science degree from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm and a Master of Business Administration from the Stockholm School of Economics.
Vice President, Products and Development
Bob joined DynaVox in 1993 as the director of software development. He later became Chief Technology Officer in May 2009. Prior to joining DynaVox, Bob was a senior software engineer at Vertex Software and vice president of research and development for the Guidance Corporation. He began his career as a research programmer at the University of Pittsburgh’s Learning Research and Development Center. Bob has worked as an independent computer-programming consultant on long-term projects for Xerox, Inc. and the U.S. Air Force.
Bob graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of Pittsburgh.
Vice President, Global Operations
Anthony joined DynaVox in 2004 as Vice President, Operations. Prior to entering the AAC industry, Anthony had an illustrious work history but most recently served as Vice President & General Manager at Millennia Technologies (2000-2004) and served as Production Manager at Laser Drive, Inc. (1990-2000) and in 1992 was promoted to President.
Anthony holds a Bachelor of Science in Human Resources Management from Geneva College.
Vice President, Global Marketing
Nils previously held the position Vice President Loyalty programs at SAS. He has a background from senior positions within Razorfish (US) , Lowe/IPG group (Sweden) and Tradedoubler (Nordics and Russia).
Nils holds an M.Sc. in Economics & Business Administration from Stockholm School Economics and is a Graduate of the Standford Executive program.