SkySparc, a provider of products and services to Wallstreet Suite, has announced that Thomas Bergqvist has joined the company, as a major shareholder and partner. Bergqvist, together with SkySparc’s founder and CEO, Mattias Sandström, will lead the company in building on SkySparc’s growth to date. The company saw revenue increase by 50% in 2007 and has plans for further expansion. Bergqvist worked at Trema for seven years. Prior to Trema, Bergqvist held management positions within the trading arms of ABN AMRO and Handelsbanken Markets.
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