Fredrik re‐joined Nasdaq in 2008. He is the Vice President of Blockchain Innovation where he is responsible for Nasdaq’s blockchain innovation initiative. In this role he is advising the C‐suite on corporate objectives and strategies for Nasdaq’s activities in the blockchain space, and is also responsible for implementation and communication of approved strategies. Before August 2015 Fredrik was the Deputy Head of Nasdaq Commodities where he was responsible for the management of Nasdaq Commodities’ European activities. Nasdaq Commodities lists futures and options for trading and clearing in energy, freight and seafood markets. Fredrik’s main responsibilities were the day‐to‐day management of Nasdaq Commodities and to ensure the commercial success of the business. Between 2004 and 2008 Fredrik worked for the IntercontinentalExchange in London, UK where he headed up the Market Development team for ICE’s European operation. Before joining ICE Fredrik worked at Nasdaq’s predecessor, OMX, from 1995 to 2004, where he managed various business units supplying exchange and clearing solutions to deregulated electricity markets.