Member Spotlight – Nicolai Wadström

SACC-SF/SV board member Nicolai Wadström began his career as a software developer and entrepreneur at the age of 10, writing code and building computer games. He moved on to building commercial software at the age of 15 and launched his first technology startup at 22. Wadström’s startup specialized in digital effects for television and contributed…


Member Spotlight – Lisa Egebø

Norwegian-born Lisa Egebø’s twenty-year career in the airline  business has taken her around the world and across a variety of professional settings. With her recent posting to San Francisco, she continues to combine her flair for providing impeccable services with a great sense for sales and business management. Lisa began her career, while still a student…


Member Spotlight – Lars Nilsson

Last month saw the completion of a spectacular round of funding for Cloudera, distributor of Apache Hadoop software for crunching Big Data. The Palo Alto company announced they had raised a total of $900 million in equity, including a $740 million investment from Intel. This investment values the startup, expected to go public later this…


Member Spotlight – Jörgen Ericsson

We would like to congratulate SACC Board Member Jörgen Ericsson on his recent appointment as Senior Vice President of Sales and Business Development at tech learning platform company Declara as he moves from Cisco IBSG. Previous to his recent posting, Jörgen held a number of executive positions with Cisco IBSG culminating with his appointment in July of 2009 to the…


Member Spotlight – SVT World

Since 2010, SVT World has broadcast high quality Swedish television programs in the US. The TV channel, the only international service dedicated to Swedish and Scandinavian viewers living abroad, offers North American viewers the ability to watch SVT’s prime time shows simultaneously with viewers in Sweden. SVT World provides a wide selection of Swedish and…