The 1st July marks the beginning of the new Rotary Year 2013-2014. On that date SIRC member Jan Lindquist takes over the reigns as SIRC club president.
Jan works for the Swedish Telecom company Ericsson’s. During his 22 years with the company he’s worked in the U.S., Germany and Sweden on various software development projects. Currently he’s working in the Ericisson TV Internet Solution team based in Kista, a suburb of Stockholm.
Jan was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil before going on to study in Chicago at Illinois Institute of Technology in his late teens. He’s married to Kimberly and they have one 14 year old son with an enthusiatic interest & talent at playing basketball. Jan enjoys riding 18 kms to and from work on his recumbent bicycle, each working day throughout the year.