Martin Sjölund serves as president of PRA Group Europe. Sjölund previously acted as director of group strategy and corporate development in Europe for Aktiv Kapital from 2011 until 2014, when PRA Group acquired Aktiv Kapital. Sjölund held the same position within PRA Group until November 2015 when he was appointed chief operating officer of Europe. Prior to joining Aktiv Kapital, he held positions of increasing responsibility in sales and strategy from 2009 to 2011 with Tandberg, which was acquired by Cisco Systems in April of 2010, and was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company in Singapore and London from 2005 to 2009. Sjölund holds an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University.