Ödgärd has been the CEO of Zenseact since November 2020. Prior to that was the Chief Digital Officer at Volvo Cars. Before moving into the automotive industry in 2016, she was the head of Ericsson in Göteborg as well as the global VP of packet core, with developers in Sweden, China and Spain. Ödgärd spent 20 years in telecommunications in Ericsson AB located in Sweden and Silicon Valley. She holds a Master of Science Degree from Chalmers University of Technology and is a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA) and of IVA Business Executives Counsel.