Profile

geek and entrepreneur.

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

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  • NAME Erik Lindberg
  • LOCATION Malmö/Sweden
  • E-MAIL erik@eriklindberg.com
  • PHONE Please E-mail Me
  • FREELANCE Available

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) i one of Sweden’s largest youth organizations. Supported the member organizations’ strategic development.

Publications

The Official Journal of the International Center for Supplemental Instruction2014

Does SI Belong in Lower Secondary School?: An Exploratory Pre – study in a Swedish Socially Challenged Area

Read here.

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.

Leadership ProgramJanuary 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

Blog