Peter Karsten

Basic

Angestellt, AI Lead, Objectivity Ltd

London, United Kingdom

Skills

Task orientated - Formulate proposal - Create an

Timeline

Professional experience for Peter Karsten

  • Current 2 years and 7 months, since Feb 2020

    AI Lead

    Objectivity Ltd

  • Current 13 years and 2 months, since Jul 2009

    CxO

    International Technical Management & Direction, Product Development & Management

    • Group executive. • 20 years of management level experience in high tech and online media. • Large company and start-up experience across software, services, devices and regulated services. • Target markets Europe, China and USA. • Financial services • Medical online • Telecom • Corporate software • Media • Gaming • Devices / IoT • 13 patents and 5 languages

  • 8 years and 4 months, Apr 2001 - Jul 2009

    Chief Executive Officer

    Cecure Gaming Ltd / 3G-Scene Plc

    Chief executive. Created and led the company with no external funding for 5 years. Then found and closed all funding as the company changed name from 3G-Scene to the gaming company Cecure Gaming. Identified and sought patents (secure redundant transport, telecom underlying, mobile app level).

  • 2 years and 1 month, Oct 1998 - Oct 2000

    Senior Vice President, Sonera

    Sonera SmartTrust

    Created, built and ran the mobile payments applications and services team (75 people). Created and launched mobile payments standardisation forum (Radicchio).

  • 10 months, Jan 1998 - Oct 1998

    Vice President, Mobile Banking

    Citibank

    Head of phone based banking worldwide. Launched one mobile banking service and started process to standardise mobile payments.

  • 6 years and 8 months, Jun 1991 - Jan 1998

    Wireless Services Business Development Manager

    Nokia

    Wrote the first specifications for downloadable ringtones and business cards Kicked off first PC – mobile links (AT&T Paradyne agreement) Researched and wrote first Communicator 9000 proposals Battery sourcing and patent applications

  • 2 years and 1 month, Jun 1989 - Jun 1991

    European and APAC Applications Manager

    Waferscale Integration

    European Applications Manager All complex product sales responsibility Technical support for memory products Primarily Europe and Israel Also work in South Korea and Japan

  • 5 years and 6 months, Jan 1984 - Jun 1989

    Business Development Manager

    Nordisk Elektronik (Traco)

    Identify potential suppliers of semiconductor products for Nordic region. Negotiate and close distribution agreements. Create distribution processes for new suppliers. Major account responsibility (Nokia, Ericsson, SAAB, Electrolux, Bofors, Volvo, ...)

Educational background for Peter Karsten

  • 4 years and 9 months, Sep 1979 - May 1984

    Applied Physics

    Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm Sweden (KTH)

Languages

  • English

    First language

  • Swedish

    First language

  • Finnish

    Fluent

  • German

    Fluent

  • French

    Basic

Wants

Have fun working for the next wave.

Interests

Digital media
telecom
online
mobile
sales
business processes
celebrity news
gaming
software
development
operation ... and tennis
fishing in Scandinavia plus football on Sundays.

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