Christer Holloman describes his role as "connecting the dots between new technologies and business opportunities". A technology feature writer for Sky News, as well as Chairman of First Tuesday - an independent Think Tank which explores business, policy, technology and innovation, Christer's core expertise is Social Media. He is the author of the Amazon bestseller The Social Media MBA, and was cited by The Evening Standard as "one of London’s most influential individuals within New Media".
A former Head of Digital Product Development at The Times and The Sunday Times, Christer also helped to set up Glassdoor.com - a website where employees and former employees anonymously review companies - and subsequently became their Senior Business Development Manager for Europe. In addition, he is the CEO and co-founder of Divido, a technology start-up that seeks to make consumer finance quick, transparent and fair within the financial services sector.
Christer has worked as a Business Speaker since 2009, tailoring each of his talks to meet the individual needs of his clients. His enthusiasm and knowledge have already earned him a reputation as a leading speaker within his field, focussing on social media and entrepreneurial creativity through technology. He has worked for several Fortune 500 companies in this capacity, including Dell, Intel, Panasonic and Nokia, and has advised or worked alongside businesses including MSN, Yahoo!, the Daily Mail and General Trust.
To book Christer as a Business Speaker for your Event, contact Prime Performers via the online booking enquiry form or alternatively call 020 7251 8222 for further information.
Christer gave a brilliant talk on entrepreneurship to Generation 2 Generation. It mixed detailed and thoughtful analysis of the subject with fun anecdotes and a creative presentation style. Christer will hugely enrich any event he speaks at.
Christer is an excellent speaker. His presentation was perfectly well done, packaged, presented – a masterpiece! He captures his audience covering broad subjects, delivering with simplicity complex concepts and advises.
- Former Managing Director of Google, entrepreneur and investor in innovative tech startup businesses, focusing on financial services and technology.
- Leading futurologist and author with a strong focus on social, economic and technological trends up to Horizon 2025.
- Maths expert on Countdown, and presenter on The Gadget Show.