Yvonne Thunell

Ms. Thunell has been the Chairman of Mentor International since 2009 and Mentor Sweden since 2015. She was also earlier Chairman and CEO of Mentor Foundation USA during 2009 – 2013.

Ms. Thunell has over 17 years of working experience from the United States. She was CEO of the IT-company AXXA Corporation in Woodland Hills, CA. She also co-founded Ericsson Programmatic in the U.S. (a consulting firm in telecommunications that later became part of the Ericsson Group). She has worked as a consultant in leadership development since she 1992 when she founded Career Coach, a Human Resources consulting company. Since 2004 she works as an independent leadership coach and board professional.

She has co-founded two associations in Sweden promoting ethics and quality regarding mentoring and coaching, The European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC) of Sweden and The Certified Mentors Association, (DMF).