Anett Lindkvist Building a healthier future for our children By Fati Gorezi Anett Lindkvist is an entrepreneur from Sweden who lives in Uppsala, a beautiful city located 71 kilometres (44 miles) north of the capital Stockholm. She is the founder, owner and CEO of her own business called ’Kidz Education’.  She has always known that she wanted to work with people. She worked as a teacher for almost 10 years and then she started her own school for children from 1 to 5 years old with a work colleague. Within four years they had started up four new schools. After seven years she split away from her business colleague and after that she owned and ran three pre-schools by herself. Ten years ago she said ’YES’ to being an entrepreneur. In the beginning she didn´t know much about running a company, but she has now learned a lot during her entrepreneurial journey. How do you remember the beginning of your career? I knew in my early twenties that I wanted to work with, and to help people. I first worked with senior citizens in elderly care. I wanted to continue my education and thougt of becoming a nurse. This would have been natural and the next step, except that I was afraid of needles and didn’t like to see blood. I considered my options and studied to become a preschool teacher so I still got to work with people. I remember thinking in the beginning, ”Wow, I´m going to be part of children´s development,” and I felt lucky to be able to study to become a teacher. Still today I think that meetings with people is the meaning of my life. Meetings so you can grow as a [...]

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