Parachute Consulting

Strategic advice in a renewable era



We bring you closer



We are experienced. We have all done a long journey in our professions. Now we are willing to help you with yours. Together we will help you fill in the blanks. We will help you setting up a strategic roadmap for reaching your goals. We will help you convert it into plans and actions. We will help you dealing with potential conflicts on the way. We will help you finding new solutions, based on knowledge and proven experince. 

We all have a backround in professions closely connected to high risk and high performance teams. We are confident in developing individuals and teams, even the best ones, to perform even better. That will for sure increase chances of profit.

Individuals and teams are all part of our society. We will help all participating parties in a process to understand eachother better. Creating a more fruitful atmosphere, so we can all build a more sustainable society. Meet The Team.

WHO WE ARE

Testimonials

DANIEL AGRÉR

Elnätschef Luleå Energi

 ”Tobhias har med sin breda och gedigna bakgrund i arbetsmiljö- och säkerhetsfrågor varit väldigt värdefullt i vårt arbete med att utveckla oss inom området. Jag kan varmt rekommendera honom till andra som vill arbeta med och utveckla sin säkerhetskultur.”

Moa Haglund

Area Manager, Telia

"Riktigt inspirerande föreläsning som gav oss många bra insikter och tankar till vad vi vill förändra framåt för att nå våra mål."

How may we assist?

Health & Safety

Let us help you work on your

Risk Management or Safety Culture

High risk environment? We will help you build, refurnish or evaluate your satefy system, safety culture and the leadership closely connected to it. Risk management is our speciality.

Read more at WHAT WE OFFER.

Experienced leadership & high performance teams

Risky business requires high performance teams, if you want to keep accidentlevels to a minimum. With that you need a leadership that can build, manage and maintain those teams. WHAT WE OFFER.


"The Green Parachute"

Environmental sustainability requires effort and understanding. We can assist you with both. Regardless if you are representing the government or a company we will help you navigate together and communicate with each other. Read more at WHAT WE OFFER.

Projects,

investigations, procurement 

Lack of personnel with knowledge and experience in the military domain? Let us help you out keeping your deadlines and acquire what you really are looking for. 

Read more at WHAT WE OFFER.


CIMIC management


Civil-Military Cooperation. Municipal and regional management are getting more and more involved with regional cooperation together with military units and personnel. One key to success is that all parties have an understanding and know what to expect from each other. Read more at WHAT WE OFFER.

Aerospace & Space

With our background in varoius branches in military aviation, we would love to help you aim even higher and further. We have unmatched experience in testing, evaluating and developing systems and procedures in a high tech environment. We will help you in shorter or more extensive project. Or we can assist you with good advice as your subject matter expert. WHAT WE OFFER.

WHAT WE OFFER

Safe profit, in a safe way.

Experienced leadership creating high performance teams


Many of our consultans come from a small branch in the armed forces, used to evolve and proceed in a high risk and high pace environment. We have been working in an environment where the answers are not given before you, and you have to find them out by yourself or together with your team, often in a fast tempo and complex environment.

This has given us a great deal of experience in handling people and time critical tasks and projects.

We are tested, selected, educated, trained and proven effective. Give us a try...

We will help you build your teams and then increase the performance of them and your organisation.

HEALTH & SAFETY


Risk Management, Safety Culture


Working in a high risk environment will shape you as a person. If you are responsible for the lives of your personnel, it will shape you even more.

Everybody in a business closely connected to risks is a part of the Safety Culture at place. We can help you refurnish yours and make it become what it should be, top notch. We will then help you make sure, it stays that way.

WHAT WE OFFER

Our sustainability programme


"The Green Parachute"

Environmental Negotiator


Many energy companies are doing there best to fill the market with long lasting zero greenhouse gas emission projects. Many governments are doing there best to reach the 2050 climate goal set by the EU to be climate neutral. Yet there are numerous of cases where goverments and companies lose several years of important time for establishment of wind farms due to misunderstandings and outdated policies. We do not have this time to waste.

We will facilitate for all parties, governmental branches and energy companies to communicate with each other and navigate together, towards our common climate goal set out by all the governments in EU.

Our objective is to help to speed up the process and facilitate a  more holistic and reciprocal way ahead.

There is no time to lose.

Aerospace & Space


Together our consultants have a total of over 100 years of experience from the aerospace domain. Flying, testing, evaluating, leading, planing, executing and reviewing - operations, often connected with high risk, often in a volatile environment. We believe that there might be something we can contribute with if you are dealing with projects concerning the aerospace and space domain. Regardless if it comes to moving people, goods or information around in inner- or outer space, let us assist you with some good advise and expertise. We will assist you in shorter or more extensive projects or we will be there for you if you just need an advice. Let us be your subject matter expert in issues connected to aviation and space.

WHAT WE OFFER

CIMIC  Civil-Military Cooperation

Regional and municipal management


Society is getting more and more dependant on cooperation between the military and civil authorities. A cooperation that used to be on a governmental level, is now stretching down to regions and municipal management. With our military backround we will facilitate for all participating groups and parties to reach a better and a mutual understanding. Definitely one of all the keys to success. Leadership is an other one.

THE TEAM

More than 100 years of experience

Tobhias Wikström

CEO

M.Sc, LtCol, AF (Ret)

Tobhias started his leadership experiences by being team captain for one of the best football teams in Sweden. Then a long career in the Air Force followed. Sqn commander and wing commander flying, based up north close to the arctic circle. He has also worked in the Air Force HQ being responsible for plans and development of fighter squadrons.

Claes Parkner 

Senior Advisor

M.Sc, LtCol, AF (Ret)

After finishing his studies to become a civil engineer, Claes has a long career in the Air Force as a pilot. His last years of service he worked as head of plans and procurement for the Air Force transport fleet. After leaving the Air Force a few years ago, Claes is now working as an investor and business advisor.

Anders Segerby

Senior Advisor

LtCol, AF, (Ret)

Anders has a background in the Air Force withholding positions as squadron commander, wing commander flying and chief of staff. Last couple of years he has spent in the HQ, responsible for the Air Force planning section. He also has experience concerning Civil Military Cooperation, CIMIC.

THE TEAM

Per-Henrik Karlsson

Business Analyst Marketing Strategy

Per-Henrik has over 22 years of corporate experience in strategic consultancy, business development and marketing across global markets – from Asia Pacific to Central/Eastern Europe and the Middle East.  The areas of specialisations are Go-To-Market strategies such as market opportunity assessments, competitive insights, distribution and value chain analysis, market entry strategy and partner intelligence.


Mats Hakkarainen

Senior Advisor

LtCol, AF, (Ret)

Mats has withheld several positions in the Air Force including squadron commander and wing commander flying as well as head of operations in the Air Force HQ. Mats has several years of experience from the Swedish Defense Materiel Administration where he was head of Europe's largest military test area (Vidsel Test Range). Mats also has thorough knowledge in civil aviation regulations and is still active as AM for AB Dalaflyget at Dala Airport

Claes Bernander

Senior Advisor

M.Sc, LtCol, AF, (Ret)

Claes with a backround as a civil engineer and fighter pilot has been among other things been CTO at one of the Air Force wings, head of Armed Forces training staff, Air Force Current/Plans section. He has also been in charge of the Swedish contribution to the multinational agreement Open Skies. Claes has a thorough understanding and experience in international rules and regulations concerning aviation. 

THE TEAM

Per Nilsson

Senior Advisor

Maj, AF, (Ret)

Per started out as a fighter pilot and spent a record of nine years as squadron commander. He has been working in the Air Force HQ with international relations and the Open Skies agreement. Per has also spent several years working with Test and Evaluation at the largest test area over land in Europe at Vidsel Test Range where he was project lead and commanded UAV test robots.

Joakim Vidgren

Webmaster

Joakim has a professional background within PR, PA, marketing, graphic design and webmastering. Degree in journalism. 

Matz Jakobsson

Senior advisor

LtCol, AF (Ret)

After 45 years in service Matz has joined the team at Parachute Consulting. Matz has a long and distinguished career in the Swedish armed forces with several leading positions. Among many roles Matz was responsible for the training and education of the first batch of Czech and Hungarian military personnel during the first Gripen deal. Matz has a thorough education, long experience and deep understanding regarding logistics. He had several leading positions in logistics serving abroad, in Mali, Sudan and Atghanistan. He has been on assignments for both UN and EU. His last assignment before retireing  from service was as head of logistics in the Air Force. 

Patrik Haraldsson

Senior Advisor

THE TEAM

Maj, AF, (Ret)

Patrik påbörjade även han sin karriär som stridspilot. Han har också under flera års tid tjänstgjort som flygsäkerhetsofficer.

De sista åren i flygvapnet tillbringade han som flygplatschef. Efter detta har Patrik varit tillförordnad Verksamhetsansvarig (Flygplatschef), och Senior Advisor på Pajala Flygplats och jobbar just nu som Safety Manager/mentor på Flygplatsen. 

Patrik har lång erfarenhet och djup kunskap kring de olika regelverk som är relaterade till flygsäkerhet, flygplatsdrift och flygverksamhet. Han deltar också i utvecklingsarbetet kring ”Grön flygplats". 

About us

If you connect to Parachute Consulting, you connect to a wide variety of highly skilled professionals with a total of over 100 years of experience.

If you work for Parachute Consulting you have been tested, selected, educated, trained  and proven as a realiable partner during circumstances many would call, to say the least, demanding.

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