Christian Nielsen Braemer is a serial entrepreneur in both for and non-profit arenas. Most recently, he was Managing Partner of OpenEye Global, a digital media agency serving clients like Apple, Smithsonian, and Sovereign Bank. Prior to that, Christian was CEO of Joe Media a WiFi and digital signage network provider for major hospitality brands. He has also previously worked as a financial advisor with major wall street firms and previously served in the Royal Danish Army. Christian was the President of the Swedish American Chamber of Commerce when he helped host the largest ever networking event between Sweden and the U.S. He was also a co-founder of Hunger at Home, a non-profit fundraiser for local homeless charities. Christian regularly volunteers at Connect as a business advisor to startup tech companies.

Mr. Braemer will be a panelist at Philanthropic Strategies for Saving Innovation,  an MCLE event sponsored by the Hartford Group of Merrill Lynch.