Dinis Guarda is the founder and CEO of intelligentHQ.com and socialmediacouncil.eu, which are part of Ztudium Group. He is also the founder of openbusinesscouncil.com and tradingfloor.com (Saxo Bank). Dinis’s background is in international management, marketing communications, web development, publishing, and content creation. He has worked on projects with the UN and governments, as well as a wide variety of financial, technology and consumer companies such as Reuters, MasterCard, P&G, Philips, Vodafone, and Nike. Dinis has also worked with artists such as David Bowie, Patti Smith, Depeche Mode, Michel Gondry, Steen Jakobsen, and Brian Solis.
During 2008 and 2011, he co-managed Saxo Bank’s web/online marketing strategy, including defining and managing the organisation’s social media strategy. He created tradingfloor.com and co-developed the business platform for chinese.tradingfloor.com, saladeinversion.es and saladeinversion.com. He is a guest lecturer at Copenhagen Business School and an active speaker in conferences and other educational events and workshops. He has a Master’s in New Media, and writes regularly for fool.com and dinisguarda.com, amongst other websites. He also contributes to magazines books.