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In his spare time Nicklas plays hide and seek with his young daughter and runs the Stockholm chapter of the global initiative Awesome Foundation which hands out mini-grants of €500 per month to initiatives that make Stockholm more awesome.
Tackling Africa’s high levels of unemployment is of particular importance to Fiona who fell in love with the entrepreneurial spirit of the continent when she lived, coached and worked in Livingstone (Zambia), Jambiani (Zanzibar), Moshi (Tanzania), Ngong (Kenya), Kampala (Uganda), Accra (Ghana), Lagos (Nigeria) and Soweto (South Africa).
Since relocating to Sweden she started ReStock, a social enterprise that provides mobile tech solutions for African entrepreneurs.
Being a Board Member of Institute of Professional Fundraisers in Ukraine Svitlana supports capacity development of non-profits and as part of the Steering Committee of European Media Platform, she promotes Ukraine-EU media integration.
Among other things, Svitlana is using her experience in working with social entrepreneurs to strengthen the development of NGOs and their entrepreneurial efforts for a good cause.
In her free time Svitlana enjoys being close to nature, traveling and volunteering as a hospital clown.
Lena is a student of the master program ”Sustainability, Society and the Environment” at Kiel University, Germany. She holds a bachelor degree in International Business Studies and gained some insights into the work of non-profit-organizations as well as into the field of development cooperation. Before she joined the SE Forum team, she worked as a research assistant at the department of Social Entrepreneurship at her home university. At the SE Forum she is responsible for all the logistics related to the SE Outreach Accelerator.
She is the co-founder of a community oven project in Kiel, where people can learn traditional baking methods and meet new people. Lena is very passionate about climate justice and the degrowth movement in Europe.
In her spare time she loves to be in nature, to do sports and to save left over food from supermarkets.
Our Board Members
Maria holds a M.Sc. in General Management from the Stockholm School of Economics and received her B.A. in Advertising & Public Relations from The Pennsylvania State University. She also studied communications and international relations at the University of São Paulo in Brazil.
Ebba has a background in Finance with +15 years experience from Marketing and Communications industry working with several of world’s leading agencies, serving both multinational, local and non profit organisations. From her leading positions in noted companies she has a broad experience of corporate compliance and Sarbanes-Oxley Act.
Eva holds a degree in journalism from the University of Gothenburg and an executive MBA from the Stockholm School of Economics. In her spare time she dreams of being self-sufficient with a fruit and vegetable garden and to help create a more sustainable society – in all aspects.
Gregg Vanourek is an entrepreneurial leader, award-winning author, teacher, and changemaker. He leads workshops, speaks, and teaches on leadership, entrepreneurship, and personal development. He is co-author of three influential books: Life Entrepreneurs, Triple Crown Leadership, and Charter Schools in Action.
Vanourek is a graduate of the Yale School of Management (M.B.A.), London School of Economics and Political Science (M.Sc.), and Claremont McKenna College (B.A.).
Ola has played professional tennis and represented University of North Carolina (1998-2002), where he also gained his business degree in management and economics. He lives with his family in Viken in the south of Sweden.
Jonas has written several books like the bestselling The Idea Agent-books together with Andréas Breiler, the book TO DO: development of cultural and creative industries in practice (2011) and has co-written the books Entreprenörskap och Företagsetablering (Entrepreneurship) (2009) and Global Wanderings (2008). He also has a media career as a TV- and radio-host working with channels like SVT, Kanal5, TV8 and SR.