Klara Nygren – PR & Communication Marketing Manager
Klara Nygren is the PR & Communication Marketing Manager of SACC-LA. She was born and raised in the northern part of Sweden and is currently studying a Degree of Master of Science in Business and Economics at Umeå School of Business and Economics. Klara just finished a study exchange in Lisbon where she gained a lot of knowledge studying international management and global business environment, and also took the opportunity to seize Portugal’s famous waves on her surfboard. Besides studying full time she has been working as a communicator at the municipality of her hometown, working on events such as “TCR Scandinavia Touring Car Championship” and the Swedish National Winter Championship.
Klara is not afraid of new adventures and self-improvement, as this is her very first time in LA. She is always looking for new ways to challenge herself and pursue her ambitious life goals. Klara has a creative and social soul, is passionate about and have worked a lot with music. During her time in high school, Klara and her band played live at some of Sweden’s greatest venues.
While in Los Angeles, Klara is looking forward to meet and collaborate with the network of SACC- LA, while exploring California with all its greatness.
William Byagård – Finance & Accounting Marketing Manager
William Byagard is SACC-LA’s Finance & Accounting Marketing Manager. He received his bachelor’s degree in Business and Economics with an emphasis on Finance in June 2019 from Lund University, Sweden. He has studied as an exchange student in California twice, once as a high school junior and once as a third year student at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He loves the California sunshine as well as meeting new people. He is looking forward to combining his love for both Sweden and the US through his new position and meeting as many SACC-LA members as possible.
Throughout William’s studies, he worked as a Supplemental Instruction (SI) leader where he was able to assist first year business students in improving their academic results. The position made him appreciate the importance of teamwork and leadership, as he was responsible for collaborating with other SI-leaders weekly to design and teach lessons. He also previously worked as a consultant at a PR agency where he was in charge of event planning and marketing. With his strong work ethic and excellent communication skills he excelled in this position and was able to smoothly run many events.
These skills translate to any project William applies himself to and he is looking forward to implementing them in his position as SACC – LA’s Finance and Marketing Manager. He is extremely happy to be back in the United States and to be a part of such an incredible organization.
Klara Dunehav Event & Marketing Manager
Klara Dunehav is the SACC-LA Event Marketing Manager. She will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in Business and Economics from Lund University School of Economics and Management in August 2020. During her time at Lund University she was the co-founder and Project Leader of the Choir and part of the Event Committee in the Student Union.
Her international experience and many spoken languages has given her an open mindset and a love for different cultures. She has work experience from Paris, London, Oslo and Cannes, and she also spent her exchange semester at the business school HEC in Montréal. After Montréal she traveled to Central America to volunteer in teaching English. For her, it is important to have the right mindset and to be positive and creative in life. Klara is passionate about sustainable fashion and hopes to start her own business one day.
Klara is very excited to be in Los Angeles and to have the chance to explore the culture, museums and to surf again. She is also looking forward to see the entertainment center LA and to get to know all of SACC-LA’s members more!