Thomas Ryd is co-founder and CEO of Northern.tech, where he spends his days trying to steer the company towards its mission to "Secure the World's Connected Devices." Thomas has deep experience from the intersection between technology and business. He previously founded a Norwegian mobile content company. He has worked as investment manager for an early stage seed fund, and as an incubator manager he had the pleasure of helping numerous people unleash their ideas and getting their first round of funding. Thomas's first job was as an SAP and web software developer. Mr. Ryd holds a MSc. in economics from BI Norwegian Business School.