holds an MSc from Stockholm School of Economics. While a student at the SSE Anders was also involved in the establishment of the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship. Anders became inspired while studying and working at SSES and chose
to become an entrepreneur rather than pursuing a career on the corporate
Anders Östlund's entrepreneurial projects include an e-learning platform, a health
clinic and a convenience retail chain. In May 2006 Anders co-founded
Ticket2.com, an internet market place for event ticket trading. And, since its
launch, Ticket2.com has grown rapidly throughout the Nordic countries.
spring 2007 Anders was listed as one of Sweden’s hottest IT-entrepreneurs by
In April 2009 he moved to Kiev in Ukraine where he started the
professional development network Stella100, which cooperates with companies and
universities in Ukraine to further recruitment, employer branding, career
development and professional training.
In April 2010 Anders Östlund launched an afterwork network in Kyiv - Fryday Kyiv - that by December 2010 had established itself as one of the leading social points in Kyiv attracting more than 200 guests on a regular basis.
Anders Östlund is a native Swede and speaks and writes fluent Swedish and English; intermediate German and beginners Russian.