Bulletin Board System, Lewis & Clark College, 1988. Master of Business Administration, University Oregon, 1990. Ph.Lic., University Tampere, Finland, 1993.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Tampere, 1994. Executive degree, Harvard University, 1995.
President, Samco International, Inc., Reykjavik, 1981-1984;
president, GO Distribution Inc., Reykjavik, 1984-1985;
executive vice president, National Computer Institute, Reykjavik, 1989;
lecturer, U. Tampere, 1991;
general partner, Finnish Venture Capital, Inc., Tampere, since 1991;
managing director, Fingulf Capital Corporation, Luxembourg, since 1994. Chairman of the Board Foreign Specialist/Exch. Association of Estonia, Tallinn.
Foreign investment advisor Government, St. Petersburg, Russia, since 1992. Risk capital expert Nordic Council of Ministers, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1993-1994. Senior advisor St. Petersburg Sock Exch., since 1993.
Member International Society Financiers, American Economics Association, Junior Chamber International (president 1983-1984), Beta Gamma Sigma, Delta Mu Delta.
Married Anna Margret. Children: Anna Frida, Gabriel Thor, Benjamin Agust.