SACC-Friend of the month: SYNCH Law Firm

It is great news that Swedish law firms now are looking outside of Sweden to see where the action is, it is obviously in Silicon Valley. Synch, one of the fastest growing law firms in the Nordics, is the first Swedish law firm to establish itself in the San Francisco area. It is a pleasure…


Are you our future Swedish-American CEO?

The Swedish American Chamber of Commerce in San Francisco and Silicon Valley is seeking a new CEO and Executive Director to lead the organization’s strategy development and operations. About the organization The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce of San Francisco/Silicon Valley (SACC-SF/SV) was founded in 1948 and serves as the leading facilitator of business trade and…


SACC-Friend of the month: Pläj Restaurant – Roberth Sundell

  Roberth and Andrea Sundell have successfully run the only Scandinavian restaurant, Pläj, in San Francisco for several years. They are adding a new Swedish street food restaurant in their hometown of Petaluma outside of San Francisco, Stockhome, a clever word play. ”I have applied the “go with the flow” strategy in my career.” Roberth explains…


SACC-Friend of the month: Armstrong Film – Philip Karlberg & Johan Ring

“I bet my voice is the most broadcasted voice in Swedish Television history” Philip Karlberg tells us about his previous success in producing TV-Shop commercials and what has led him to now providing his current film production service in Silicon Valley. We are proud to have Philip Karlberg and Johan Ring, Armstrong Film, as SACC-SF/SVs…


SACC- Friend of the month: Björn Lindquist, Combain Mobile

Björn Lindquist is new in the Bay Area and has brought his company, Combain, with him to Silicon Valley. This is not the first time Björn has lived in California, he started as an electrical engineering student in Lund, taking an exchange year at UC Santa Barbara. Then many years later he returned to the…


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SACC-Friend of the month: Viktor Tägil

”The hamburger is good, let´s go for two of that one” Viktor Tägil has thoroughly gone through the lunch menu to explain which courses on the menu that are tasty on Restaurant Marlowe, apparently all of them. Marlowe is a popular restaurant in the SOMA district in San Francisco. It is close to the SACC-SF/SVs…


SACC-Friend of the month: Gunilla Jacobson

Since 2016, Gunilla Jacobson has been the Deputy Director for the Molecular Imaging Program at the Stanford School of Medicine. Gunilla is also one of our fantastic Board of Directors, she is a great role model for our members with outstanding academic experiences and a background many would envy. SACC-SF/SV had the privilege to interview Gunilla at her Stanford office, where she…


SACC-Friend of the Month: Katarina Bonde

The year was 1998 when Katarina Bonde harvested her first own grapes in Dry Creek Valley in Sonoma County, California. Today, 19 years later, Katarina and her husband Bengt Åkerlind are running their own beautiful French inspired winery and vineyards West Wines surrounded by this romantic atmosphere. Katarina worked for a company in Seattle at…


Member of the month: GetAccept

With a view over a blue sunny sky that meets the high clouds in the horizon we are meeting with Mathis Thulin and Samir Smajic in San Francisco Financial District. Mathias and Samir are two out of the four founders of GetAccept, an extremely fast growing company helping sales reps to accelerate and close more…