Before joining Swisscom Ventures, Pär was the Co-Founder and Managing Director of a Stockholm-based advisory firm focusing on early-stage investments in the ICT area. Prior to this, he co-founded a mobile operator, which successfully obtained a 3G license in Sweden. He started his career in Sweden, designing RF and microwave solutions, followed by a role in sales and marketing for Ericsson in Japan. Pär has a M.Sc. in Physics, and an MBA degree from INSEAD. He currently serves on the boards of Vilant OY, Key Lemon and QuantennaInc (observer).