Eric Wallin has been appointed Country Director Sweden at Bisnode. Eric brings with him a long business and leadership experience. Eric will assume his new position on January 10th 2017.
Eric started his career in the bank industry and has held various positions in the financial sector when he in 1998 took on an assignment at Manpower as a Business Area Manager. In 1999, Eric founded and lead WideyesSweden AB, that become one of the most groundbreaking online recruiting companies in Europe. In 2001, Eric became the CEO of Frontville AB, a ERP/software company that in 2004 was acquired by TDC and Acando/Frontec.
In 2004, Eric started his journey into the payment service industry, heading the company DebiTech in Sweden. DebiTech was in 2006 merged with the Danish market leader and thus the company DIBS Payment Services was founded and subsequently listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange one year later. Eric has been the Group CEO of DIBS since the merger and has lead the company successfully in becoming the leading payment services provider in the Nordics.
Eric’s know-how in transforming traditional businesses into the digital arena will be of significant value to Bisnode´s transformation and in growing the company to future success.
“I’m very excited and looking forward to my new assignment and to be part of the Bisnode journey. Having worked closely with Bisnode the last two years, I can see great potential in the services offered and also areas for developing customer value proposition and the organization even further”, says Eric Wallin.
Bisnode is a leading European Data & Analytics company, with operations in 18 countries and 2,400 employees. Bisnode helps companies find and manage their customers throughout the customer lifecycle. We do this by pioneering Smart Data to enable our customers to make Smart Decisions. It means that we can match and analyze our customers data with our data and the data that today's connected world generates, so-called Big Data.
“It´s a great pleasure to welcome Eric to our company. Eric is recognized as a strong people leader with excellent skills and experience in developing successful organisations. In addition, Eric’s business mindedness and strong sales background will be of great asset to Bisnode”, says Magnus Silfverberg, CEO Bisnode.