Profile

…a Swedish geek and entrepreneur.

I make things happen. Entrepreneur, Geek, Cat lover and Crossfitter. In that order. Currently building my empire and helping startups get funding through Seedfundit.

Let’s socialize!

  • NAMEErik Lindberg
  • LOCATIONMalmö/Sweden
  • E-MAILerik@eriklindberg.com
  • PHONEPlease E-mail Me
  • FREELANCEAvailable

Resume

Businesses

Founder2014- Present

Griffin Group

Griffin Group is a human venture capital firm. GG works with human capital to accelerate growth and time to market for start-ups, smaller companies and big dragons.

CEO2014- Present

Seedfundit

A seed funding expressway for incubator companies only.

Web Developer/Consultant2009- Present

LIE-Consulting

WordPress. SEO. Graphics & Communication. Some Profile Merch.

Employment

Business Analyst2013- 2015

MARS Inc.

Worked under the Swedish Sales Division. Assigned business development projects for the Swedish non-grocery division. Coordinated routine and sales support tasks for the four Swedish Business Managers.

CEO2007- 2011

Kårprofil AB

Kårprofil AB was a profile consultancy company. Developed the commercial strategies and products with high consumer benefit for high schools and universities.

Summer Trainee 5 weeks July- 2012

Baker & McKenzie

Baker & McKenzie is a global law firm with over 4,000 locally admitted lawyers in 71 offices worldwide. Was mainly linked to the Corporate & Commercial division (M&A, capital markets, private equity, financial services regulation, and general corporate and commercial advice)

Business Developer2007- 2009

Sveriges Elevråds Centralorganisation

The National Student Council Organization, SECO (today: Sveriges Elevkårer). One of Sweden’s largest youth organizations.

Consulted and supported local student councils in their development to take care of the students educational, economical and social interests. Held leadership seminars and work shops. Performed lobbyism towards local politicians and School Principals.

Education

M.Sc. in Technology Management2012- 2014

Lund University | School of Engineering/School of Management

Cross disciplinary master’s program.

International Market-Driven Engineering & Global Technology ExplorationFall- 2013

Zhejiang University of Technology

Innovation program abroad.

Master of Laws (LL.M.)2009- 2013

Lund University | Faculty of Law

Personal field of study within Corporate Law.

B.Sc. in Business & Economics2009- 2013

Lund University | School of Economics & Management

Personal field of study within Business Administration & Strategic Management.

B.Sc. in Business Law2010- 2013

Lund University | Department of Business Law

Personal field of study within International Business Law.

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), Legal Science2009- 2012

Lund University | Faculty of Law

Bachelor thesis within Corporate Law.

Outstanding European Students Program5 weeks- Summer of 2008

Fulbright Commission | Drexel University

A five weeks long US State Department program at Drexel University.

January 2008

Raoul Wallenberg’s Academy for Young Leaders

Three days long leadership program managed by M-gruppen.

Skills

Business Modeling

Market Driven Innovation

Corporate Governance

Web Architecture/WordPress

Photography & Design

Honors & Awards

Scholarship2013

Sten K Johnson’s Foundation

Leader of the year2012

4Potentials, SEB, Stelena

Scholarship 2008

The US State Department & The Swedish Fulbright Commission

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