On August 19, more than 60 people gathered to listen to Swedish entrepreneurs and other professionals who have all made it in the U.S., alongside legal experts sharing their insights.
Participants were able to meet individuals who could guide them through the U.S. corporate jungle and teach them more about the world’s largest market.
Pia Gideon, Partner Consultant, GAIA Leadership
Sam Giertz, President, Your Special Delivery Service
Hanna B. Jackson, Associate, Nixon Peabody
Martin Källström, CEO and Founder, Narrative
Renée Lundholm, President, SACC New York
Christofer Sundberg, Co-Founder & CCO, Avalanche Studios
Linus Karlsson, Chairman and Chief Creative Officer, Ming Utility & Entertainment Group
Kristina Lindhe, Founder, CEO & Creative Director, The Lexington Company
A key aspect is "to line up a tax advisor before you move to the U.S. - not after" one of the panelists remarked.
Swedish Gateway USA is a program offered by SACC New York spearheaded by Pia Gideon.