Financier, social entrepreneur, Founder of Ekskäret Foundation
Swedish entrepreneur and change maker. He founded Investment Banking Partners AB and held the position of Chairman of EFG Investment Bank. Author of the book The Nordic Secret. He created the Excaret Foundation, which developed a convention center on Excaret Island (Oak Island) in the Stockholm Archipelago. The Foundation aims to promote conscious and sustainable social development, with particular emphasis on the link between internal, personal and social development. He was a founding member of the Swedish Protus Youth Association. The Association promotes a variety of annual events for young people, focusing on lifelong learning and philosophical research. He founded the Perspectiva Research Institute in London with Jonathan Rawson. The purpose of the institute is to inspire political, academic and business leaders to explore real world problems with a deeper appreciation of the impact of our inner worlds. In partnership with the Norrsken Foundation, Björkman launched the digital platform 29k.org. The platform is designed to help connect with one another, like-minded people and the greatest values in life.