Pontus Frohde is a graduate Economist with a degree from the University of Heidelberg in Germany. He worked with Microsoft’s Consumer Division for 11 years in various positions within international sales and marketing, mainly operating out of the corporate head office in Seattle. Additionally, Pontus spent six years as Vice President of Sales and Marketing at PAN Vision - the largest independent distributor of games and film in the Nordic and Baltic regions – and he serves on the Board for a number of software brands.
Pontus was appointed as the Global COO for Europe's fastest-growing crowdfunding platform, FundedByMe in August 2013. Prior to this position, Pontus was the CSO, responsible for the rapid expansion of FundedByMe into Norway, Spain and (in September 2013) Germany.