Our diverse investment team consists of talent from the Nordics and East Africa, with backgrounds in Credit Suisse, BCG, The Stockholm School of Economics, and Dar es Salaam University.
Dr. Engström brings with him 15 years of portfolio investment and consulting experience from firms such as Credit Swiss, DnB, and Boston Consulting Group. He has research experience in financing of entrepreneurship and human resource management.
Dr. Mori is a faculty member in the Department of Finance of the University of Dar es Salaam Business School – the leading business school in Tanzania. She has research and consultancy experience in microfinance, corporate governance, small business management and entrepreneurship.
Mai Duong holds a BSc in Retail Management and an MSc in Business Management from Stockholm School of Economics. With three years of experience of living and working in Tanzania, Mai is very familiar with the Tanzanian business culture.
Lars Erik Baller
Lars Erik Baller has international consulting experience across a range of business sectors, including energy, telecommunications, technology, construction, IT, trade, retail, oil and gas, in addition to work with international business investments. Baller lived three years in Africa, in Ethiopia and Zambia.
MTI’s advisory team is a mix of professionals with many years of experience in finance, law, communications, technology, and entrepreneurship.
Chairman of the Board of Garantum Fondkommission in Sweden.
Prof. Lars Oxelheim
Holds a Chair in International Business and Finance at the Lund Institute of Economic Research, Lund University. He is affiliated with the Research Institute of Industrial Economics (Institutet för Näringslivsforskning), Stockholm, and honorary professor at the Fudan University, Shanghai. Oxelheim’s experience on macro-economic policy and firm’s financial strategies is particularly relevant for MTI Investment.
Co-founder and CEO at Cloudberry, a leading Nordic PR and communications agency. Eva is also co-founder of Digital Tolk AB and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Economics and Economical History from Stockholm University.
Dr. Rotem Shneor
Associate Professor at the University of Agder and project leader at the Nordic Crowdfunding Alliance. Shneor has extensive business and research experience in the area of international marketing, entrepreneurship – particularly in the knowledge-based industries.
20 years of experience from SEB and emerging markets in a number of senior roles.
An experienced investor, chairman and CEO.
More than 13 years of experience as Head of DNB Asset Management AB.
Bo Niveman has a solid background from the Swedish industry including Atlas Copco, Sandvik and as CFO of Duroc AB. Bo Niveman has also worked as a consultant for several entrepreneurial companies during his term as a senior consultant at KPMG Management Consulting.
Advisor and investor in property, finance and IT.
Dag has an MSc in Real Estate Economics. Long experience of financial institutions as Skandia and D.Carnegie, deeply involved in the bank- and property crisis in the 90s and reconstruction engaged by Department of Finance and Bank Support Authority.
Mr. Klerfelt is also active as moderator, discussion panels, and chronicles.
Board of Directors
MTI’s board members include a business professor, an experienced asset manager, and a board veteran with more than 40 years of experience from the financial industry.
Prof. Randøy has extensive research and business experience in the area of international business, entrepreneurship and corporate governance. He has more than 10 years of exposure to East Africa through research and board membership in Strømme Foundation.
Christer Käck has over 40 years of experience from the financial industry, ranging from companies such as PK-banken, Götabanken, Skandia Asset Management and DnB. Today he is a board member of the Second AP Fund in Sweden and a board member at Aktieansvar.
Torbjörn Jacobsson has more than 25 years of experience in banking and finance. He is vice chairman of Sörmlands Sparbank and active in his own consulting company. Torbjörn helped to develop and built Marginalen Bank where he later worked as the CFO, CRO and CTO