Dr Patrik Anckar is an experienced international business executive, a full-scale strategist, brand builder, serial entrepreneur, impact designer, author, non-stop tink tank, and a former Professor of Marketing. He has worked with MNCs, VCs, IPOs, SMEs, as an executive, board member or advisor, in numerous different fields and mostly on a global scale. He has lived in Sweden, Belgium, England, and the US.
He is currently running his own holding company consulting firms on various strategic and leadership issues, offering interim management, doing turn-around projects, coaching entrepreneurs and executives, orchestrating restructurings and mergers, and nurturing his own companies. He is the second co-founder of A’Pelago Experience.
His roots and heart are on an island in the Turku Archipelago, which explains his passion for the ocean. His other passions include playing competitive soccer, pumping iron, water-skiing, rockabilly music and occasional Cuban cigars