HBS Alumni Angels of Sweden
HBSAA Sweden is led by a group of volunteer executives and investors who are passionate about building value through innovation and entrepreneurship.
If you share our passion and want to learn more, we invite you to contact us.
Tim He, MBA`11
Tim is an experienced operator, venture investor, and serves on a variety of boards. He has built and led high performing teams in fast moving international environments. Tim has worked and lived in Europe, North America, and China and has a deep understanding and appreciation for local customs and cultural differences. Tim has a pragmatic mindset and approach with an emphasis on culture. Previously a venture investor at Kinnevik, Tim is now a Partner with Summa Equity. Tim has degrees from the University of Copenhagen and Oxford University and received his MBA from Harvard Business School in 2011.
Cynthia G. Andersson, MBA`00
Cynthia is the Chief Operating Officer at Cederwalls International Law Firm which specializes in Swedish and American transactions. Prior she worked at Electrolux headquarters, a Los Angeles based internet start-up, and for US based multi-national companies. Cynthia travels often between the USA and Sweden and serves on a Board of an American company working with educational exchange programs. Cynthia has a Bachelor in Science - Economics from UCLA Honors Program and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Laura E. Day Katz, MBA`09
Laura works in Global Strategy and Operations at Spotify. Previously she worked for Amazon Web Services with the EMEA Startup Program. Prior to moving to Stockholm in 2018, Laura worked for Intel Corporation in San Francisco and founded her own company in the field of Social Robotics. Laura also worked for the late Dr. Clayton Christensen in 2014-2015 as part of the HBS Forum for Growth and Innovation where her research focused on Jobs-To-Be-Done in the field of Robotics. Laura graduated Magna Cum Laude from Vanderbilt with a Bachelor of Engineering and received her MBA from Harvard Business School in 2009.
Anders Hedfalk, MBA`00
Anders is a Vice President for CGI Retail and Consumer consulting based in the Stockholm office. He has spent over 25 years in the international management and technology consulting industry and worked previously for Acando and Accenture. Anders works mainly in the Retail, Consumer Products and Services industry but also with Telecom, Media, Automotive and the Public Sector. He has a strong passion for business education, the HBS case method, and enjoys meeting fellow HBS students from all over the world. Anders has an M.Sc. degree from Chalmers University of Technology and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Bo Ekelund, TGMP`05
Bo is a Partner and Leadership Advisory consultant at Amrop where he is focused on executive search for large-scale transformation and digitalisation worldwide. He is based in the South of Sweden. Bo serves as an advisor to venture capital, private equity funds, and investment companies and is also an active investor in start-ups. Bo holds a Bachelors and Masters in Business Administration from Lund University and TGMP from Harvard Business School. Bo served as the club’s Co-President/President between 2010-2019.
Patrik Ekestubbe, GMP`18
Patrik is Head of Strategy at Magnolia Bostad, one of Sweden's largest property developers focused on rental apartments, where he works with corporate expansion and implementation of the company's PropTech strategy, including partnerships and potential VC investments. Patrik has over 10 years of experience from the real estate industry in various leading roles, as well as 10 years of experience as a founder of various startup companies. Patrik has a Master of Science in Business Administration from Stockholm University and attended the Harvard Business School – General Management Program in 2018.