Director of Innovation, Scale-up and Expansion, Findec Sweden's Fintech hub
Tom Holgersson has more than 20 years of experience in sales, management and business development in Southeast Asia and Nordics. He has advised numerous companies with their strategies and how to succeed in new markets in sales, strategic business development, business capabilities, overseas partnerships and greenfield operations. In the past few years he has had a strong focus on the Financial Industry, especially fintech.
He has worked for the Swedish and the Irish government's business development agencies in fintech and financial services related matters as a senior adviser.
In the private sector he has worked mainly with M&A and management consulting. One of his ongoing side projects has been to build one of the largest expatriate communities in Southeast Asia, Expats in Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam with more than 128 000 members.
Currently he is focused on innovation, scale-up and expansion of Swedish fintech companies as Director at Findec, the Swedish fintech hub. He is developing strategies for the fintech hub to boost the Swedish fintech ecosystem and how to engage different stakeholders in the private and governmental sector. He holds a Master of Science degree from the Stockholm School of Economics and in recent years he has studied fintech and financial services at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Said Business School, University of Oxford.