EF Education First founder Bertil Hult is set to receive the Lucia Trade Award
Bertil Hult, a Swedish entrepreneur who founded EF Education First, is set to receive the 2012 Lucia Trade Award from the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in a Monday ceremony in New York City. A global company with Swedish roots, EF has its North American headquarters in Cambridge. EF is an education company that specializes in language training, international travel, and cultural exchange programs. EF currently has 700 employees based in Massachusetts.