Måns Hultman is Swedish and was QlikTech´s CEO from 2000–2007 as well as having been Chairman from 2004–2009 – the years that defined QlikTech’s strategy and created the momentum that carried the company to its highly successful IPO in 2010. During Måns´ tenure as CEO, QlikTech’s sales grew from $US2M to $US80M and by the time he left the board revenue had grown to $153M. Måns currently sits on several boards, primarily in the ICT field, and is a frequent and popular speaker and panelist. Måns has over 30 years of experience within IT, has invested in growth companies since 1992 and was previously a partner with Sundet Investment AB. Måns fills his free time with diverse hobbies including water sports like sailing, windsurfing, kite surfing as well as skiing and skating. He also plays guitar, piano drums and bass and enjoys cooking and the arts. If there was one thing he would like more of, it would be time to enjoy all of those interests more fully.
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