Bo Harald is the creator of online banking in Finland.
Bo Harald started his career in banking in the 1970’s by promoting and building electronic banking, payments and e-business services. He has developed Nordea’s Electronic Banking and payments operations until 2005, when he changed companies and started working with Tieto as the Head of Executive Advisors.
He has also served as the the Chairman to the EU Expert Group on Electronic Invoicing, Chairman of Mobey (Mobile Financial Services Forum) and has held and holds directorships in various companies and associations.
He has been named as one of the most influential technologists of the 20th century by Institutional Investor. He has been awarded for advancing the Information Society by the Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications.
His public blog is available at: http://boharald.blogspot.com