Micael Dahlen is a professor at the Stockholm School of Economics, in Economics and in Wellbeing, Welfare and Happiness (first professorship of its kind!). In his academic career, he rose rapidly to take up a leading position in the intersecting areas of consumer behavior, human happiness, welfare, marketing and creativity. Dahlen is ranked number 2 in the world among researchers in his field (The Journal of Business Research, September 2021), and was nominated for the Business Professor of the Year Award by The Economist’s Intelligence Unit.

Professor Dahlen has written books on diverse topics such as marketing, happiness, serial killers (it’s true), sex, the numbers that make us tick, long term well-being and social media. His books are published in Europe, in Asia and in the United States.

Micael is an internationally acclaimed speaker and has given keynote presentations in cities that include Istanbul, New York, Lisbon, and Shanghai, for clients such as Google, Ericsson, Samsung, Deloitte, Volkswagen, Fujitsu, and Oriflame.