Mr. Stefan Backström is Head of Fraud Prevention and Strategy at Nordea Bank, the largest bank in the Nordics. He has over 15 years experience from the IT security industry, including positions in software engineering, product management and general management. Past roles have been at IT security giant McAfee, Intel Corp. and others.
For the last 7 years, Mr. Backström has been devoted to fighting fraud at Nordea Bank in different leadership positions. His IT security background links well into combating fraud, as most modern banking fraud is perpetrated online or via cards.
Mr. Backström is a resident of Sweden and holds a M.Sc. degree in Engineering and Business Management, with a minor in computer engineering, from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm. He also holds a minor degree in psychology.