On 10 October 2006, Crister Stjernfelt was appointed an executive board director of LogicaCMG with responsibility for the Nordic region. Crister joined the WM-data Group in 1977 as managing director for the Danish operations. He continued working at WM-data in Sweden as sales director for application software becoming managing director for the application software operations between 1984 and 1990. In 1990 he became a member of the executive board of WM-data and in 1995 senior vice president in charge of marketing and information. In April 2001 Crister Stjernfelt was appointed president and CEO of the WM‑data Group .