Göran L. Seifert

Göran is an Independent Non-Executive Director of Blackpeak, based in Singapore.

Göran has worked across Asia for more than 25 years in senior management and board roles with several global industrial businesses, notably Philips Electronics and Ciments Français/Italcementi, with a focus on building and growing the Asia operations of these multi-billion dollar industrial groups. In addition to his experience within global companies, Göran is a successful private equity investor and advisor, including having served as a member of 3i’s Non-Executive Director Programme in Asia. He was a board member of Italcementi’s Asia subsidiaries and is currently the Chairman of the International Advisory Council of Law Asia in Singapore. He is also a board member of LightLab AB, a listed Swedish technology firm, as well as being a board member of the Wharton School’s Executive Education board.

A Swedish national, Göran has worked across Asia, Europe, Africa and Latin America. As such he brings a wealth of international experience to the Blackpeak board as well as a powerful network of contacts. He is a graduate of the Advanced Management Program at Wharton Business School, and studied Aeronautical Engineering and Business at the Royal Institute of Technology and the University of Stockholm, respectively. He is fluent in seven languages.