Conceptualized and founded in the year 2017, SmartGeeks is technology, management and strategy consulting firm headquartered in Sweden. SmartGeeks is envisioned to specialize and establish itself as de-facto talent acquisition partner in attracting, sourcing and supplying competent consultants to our partner and client companies.
The firm is building itself through deep professional network of Team SmartGeeks – a team of serial entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, industry head-honchos, senior management level executives, technology architects and domain / technology experts that crosses industries and geographies. Our business executives and staffing experts are skilled at identifying the ideal professionals, combining precise competence, specific requirements and optimal cost indices, for your / your client’s organizational culture and its business goals.
Amit BhargavaChief Executive Officer (CEO)
Mr. Bhargava's professional credentials include serving at present as CSO and Co-Founder of Sweden based SkySense AB, a technology start-up developing innovative communication products for UAV/Drones, to enable commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicles / Carriers to co-exist in the sky with civilian aircraft. He also Co-Founded Aneo AB, a business & strategy consulting and early-stage investments firm, and served as CEO of Rocket Science AB, an investment firm financing early stage development of technology companies. From year 2007 onward Mr. Bhargava has also been leading the Business Development initiatives of TouchGuide Solutions AB, a Swedish software company developing wayfinding solutions for larger touch screens used in public buildings and places. Mr. Bhargava has also served as an Advisor to Tikkr, an on-demand digital insurance platform, advising on digital technology enabled disruption in the insurance industry; and Head of Business Development at Mind AB, a Swedish IT firm. From year 1997-1999, Mr. Bhargava served as CEO of Sweden based IT firm Inventa AB, a firm that specialized in niche competence on advanced and complex business systems. Mr. Bhargava holds a MBA from an ivy-league, The Stockholm School of Economics (HHS) and a M.Sc. in Computer Science from The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm (Sweden).
Jonas LundhagenHead of Strategy & Finance
Mr. Lundhagen's professional credentials include serving as Senior Management Consultant to Sweden based Intelligent Grid Technology Sweden AB, from year 2015-2017, with its portfolio of solutions and services to support the two pillars of critical infrastructure of any society - telecommunications and utilities. Prior to above, Mr. Lundhagen served as Chief Technology Officer of Seanet Maritime Communications AB (publ), a mobile telecommunication operator, that provided telecommunications services (Mobile service, VSAT broadband service, etc) to extreme places, primarily at sea around the globe. Mr. Lundhagen also Co-founded LGP Telecom AB in 1992, later combining another Swedish antenna/radio technology company, Allgon, with it and then getting it sold to American Telecommunications giant, Powerwave, in 2004 for around SEK 3 Billion (~USD 407 million). He also worked for Motorola with Market development and Engineering co-ordination within the wireless and wireline industries. He even served as Deputy Director and Director of SwitchCore AB from 1998-2000, joining Bluetronics AB in year 2000 as the CEO and at the same time served as Member of the Board of Comhat AB. He is also the Co-Founder of the successful venture capital network, ExpansionsKapital (EK) and has served as Partner of V2 Fund and as Investment Manager at ITACT. Mr. Lundhagen holds a MBA in Finance from an ivy-league, The Stockholm School of Economics (HHS) and a M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm (Sweden).
Prashant JainHead of Sales & Business Development
Mr. Jain is also the serving COO of BollywoodBio Sweden, a motion pictures distribution firm started in the year 2016 to advance and promote the cinemas of India in Europe and vice-versa, that established itself as one of Europe's (excluding United Kingdom) top distributor (and exhibitor as well in Sweden, in official collaboration with Sweden's largest exhibitor / cinema chain, SF Bio) of mainstream Indian films from top production houses. Mr. Jain's professional credentials include serving, in the past, as Assistant Portfolio Manager at Aktiva Fonder Asset Management AB, the Swedish asset management fund that operated its portfolio strategy within the Swedish Premiepensionsmyndigheten (Premium Pension Authority) platform. Aktiva Fonder is now merged into Viking Fonder Sverige in Sweden. Prior to this, Mr. Jain served in a quantitative research and data analytics role at Aneo AB in Sweden and with Hedge Funds at Citco Fund Services in the Netherlands. Mr. Jain graduated with dual-major in Finance and International Business Management, having specializations in Corporate Finance, Valuation and Mathematics, from The Hague University, Netherlands.