Industrifonden Strengthens its Technology Team by Recruiting Tomas Bie as Investment Director
Stockholm, May 23, 2022: Tomas Bie joins Industrifonden as Investment Director, bringing more than 20 years of experience in the technology industry.
As part of Industrifonden’s strategy to further bolster the organization with senior operational and international competency, Industrifonden is pleased to welcome Tomas Bie as Investment Director.
Tomas joins from senior international executive roles in London and Zürich, where he worked for Currys Ltd., a leading European electronic retailer, and EF Education First, a world-leading education company. Tomas has propelled digitalization transformations and data-driven transitions, as well as revamped customer journeys, to boost sales and profitability. During his tenures, Tomas has directed various areas including product, tech, data, analytics, BI, and AI development.
Tomas brings more than a decade of previous experience managing early-stage, growth, and impact investments. In addition, he spent time serving as a management consultant with BCG and has entrepreneurial experience as the founder of an early European B2C mobile first company backed by US and UK investors.
Tomas will join the Industrifonden Tech Practice Team and cover B2C, MarTech, ERP, Data, Analytics, and AI investments.
“We are truly excited to welcome Tomas and thrilled that he has chosen to join Industrifonden. Tomas brings senior international operational and commercial experience and assumes a key role in our core Technology team. The recruitment of Tomas is part of our effort to strengthen Industrifonden’s position as a local lead in the Nordics,” says Industrifonden CEO Peter Wolpert.
“I am delighted to team up with Industrifonden’s technology practice. It is an exciting opportunity to add to the vibrant community of outstanding Swedish startups and support them in their growth journeys into becoming international leaders. Levering my operational experience from early stage to multinational enterprises, I look forward to working with inspiring entrepreneurs to drive value creation together,” says Tomas Bie.
Tomas holds an MSc in Industrial Engineering and Management from KTH, Royal Institute of Technology.
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