Christer Bergman is the founder of Novexus, LLC a business development consultancy company based in Vienna, Virginia. Since 2000, Mr. Bergman has been a well-known business leader in the Security and Biometrics industry and has been involved in numerous speaking engagements before industry groups as well as the Congress. In particular the balance between privacy and security is of keen interest to Mr. Bergman as he advice companies and organizations within the Biometrics and Security industry.
He cofounded the company ProHockeyIQ, a cloud based matching service for recruitment of professional hockey players and hockey teams. Mr. Bergman was the President and CEO of Precise Biometrics, AB, between 2001 and 2006. He previously served as a member of the Board of Directors for Precise Biometrics AB, Fingerprint Cards AB, WCC-Group BV, Palago AB, EyeVerify, Inc., Authasas BV, Ubiqo AB, SweCard AB, and Quard Technology AS. Since many years, Mr. Bergman was a member of the board of the International Biometrics and Identification Association (IBIA) as well as a very active member of the board of the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce of Washington, DC (SACC-DC).
Currently he serves as the Chairman of SACC-DC as well as Chairman for the SACC-USA organization. During more than 35 years, Mr. Bergman have held numerous executive positions in the high tech industries in the US and Europe and earned a Master of Science Degree from the Lund Institute of Technology in Sweden, as well as from the University of California, Berkeley. Mr. Bergman also earned an officers degree from the Royal Swedish Naval Academy and currently resides in Virginia.