Head of Business Development, Middle East and Africa
Ms. Michèle Carlsson has been Head of Business Development in the Middle East and Africa at Nasdaq since 2009. Prior to that Ms. Carlsson served as Chief Technology Officer at EGID, a joint venture between Nasdaq and The Egyptian Exchange. Ms. Carlsson has been serving in various management roles at Nasdaq, among these as Head of Software Development and Quality Assurance between 2002 and 2006. Ms. Carlsson started her career after studying Information Technology in Stockholm in 1985 and has been in the financial industry since 1990.
Ms. Carlson’s main focus is on bringing in the capacity of services and the expertise of the Nasdaq to the Middle East at Africa, actively working on developing customer’s markets such as in Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Egypt, Nigeria and East Africa.
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