Mikael is a Swedish national and settled in India in 1993. He has a broad experience as IT consultant first in Sweden and then internationally in various areas of expertise. His professional strengths include business analysis and requirements acquisition and software architecture. He has in recent years focused a lot on how to understand and overcome cultural challenges and how to use agile software development methodologies in the context of outsourcing and formal quality systems such as ISO 9000. Mikael has a degree in Economics from Örebro University in Sweden and a M. Sc. Informatics from Blekinge Technical University in Sweden.