I am a Full Professor in Energy Engineering at Mälardalen University (MDH) in Sweden. I am the Research Leader for the \"Smarter Modelling, Optimization and Management\" track, Head of the SOFIA research group (Simulation and Optimization for Future Industrial Applications) and Programme Coordinator for our BEng and MEng programmes in Energy Engineering. I am the project leader for a large number of national and international research projects related to Automation in the Energy and Process Industry. I am also the Chief Engineer for the 5.75mEuro project FUDIPO funded by the European Commission. Prior to coming to MDH I worked for Rolls-Royce plc in the UK. I have co-authored over 100 peer-reviewed publications and I currently supervise 12 doctoral candidates.