Marcus Adolfsson

Marcus Adolfsson is a serial entrepreneur who moved from Sweden in 1995 to the Tampa Bay area. After he graduated from University of Florida he founded Smartphone Experts, an online retailer, which in 2007 ranked #37 on the Inc. 500 list of America’s fastest growing companies.

More recently Marcus founded Mobile Nations, an online media company, and sold it to Future Plc for $115 million, after a competitive sell-side process. Marcus has been an angel investor for several years, with early investments into Verigo (acquired by AgroFresh), Pinch (acquired by Chime), Spharro, and Timyo.

In addition to being an entrepreneur, Marcus has a passion for being an aviator. He holds an Airline Transport Pilot license, has landed in almost every state, and crossed the Atlantic multiple times as a single-pilot.

Marcus lives full-time in St Petersburg.