CEO, Elsa Science
Sofia Svanteson is an entrepreneur with a background in human computer interaction from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. Sofia has been working on digitalisation assignments for companies and organisations worldwide for more than 20 years. She has been a member of the Swedish Governments’ expert group on digitalisation, and in 2014 she was appointed by EU Commissioner Neelie Kroes as a model for young women to choose an education in technology. Since 2001 Sofia has had leading roles in the innovation and design agency Ocean Observations, with offices in Stockholm and Tokyo. Today she is focused on building Elsa, a new start-up in life science.