About Dinis Guarda

Dinis Guarda is Founder of openbusinesscouncil.org and CEO of its publishing company ZTUDIUM and, that he created and manages intelligentHQ.com, hedgethink.com, tradersdna.com. He is a guest lecturer at Copenhagen Business School, Monaco University and Group INSEEC and an active speaker in conferences and other educational events and workshops. With an Master in New Media, he writes regularly in websites such as forbes.com (he is a contributor) fool.com, cityam.com industry websites about the future of business, trading, investing and how disruptive Innovation, big data, social media and technology are disrupting and opening new opportunities for the education, business and financial world. He is also founder of tradingfloor.com (for Saxo Bank), and socialmediacouncil.org. Dinis Guarda’s background experience is in international management, marketing / communications, web, publishing and content working in initiatives with UN, governments, financial companies, hedge funds and asset management. He has been working with Reuters, MasterCard, P&G, Philips, Bloomberg, Vodafone, Nike amongst other. Recently Dinis was involved in creating, and co-managing a new bank, investing and wealth division targeting Africa and Asia. During 2008 and 2011, he co-managed Saxo Bank’s web / online marketing global plan of action, its localization, video and tech related subjects. He defined & managed the social media strategy for the organization. He created tradingfloor.com and co-developed the business web platform of the Chinese website and its Spanish / Latin America websites. On a business, creative and entrepreneurial level, Dinis loves to draw, special in iPad or iPhone and has worked / collaborated with people such as David Bowie, Patti Smith, Andy Fletcher from Depeche Mode, Michel Gondry, Steen Jakobsen, Brian Solis and many others.