Thomas Erikson is a Swedish behavioural expert, lecturer, and bestselling author. He has previously written crime novels and has a huge collection of Stephen King novels. For the last eighteen years he has been travelling all over Europe delivering lectures and seminars in Swedish and English to executives and managers at a wide range of companies.
Surrounded by Idiots (Omgiven Av Idioter) has been a Swedish runaway bestseller since it was first published in 2014. It has sold over 1.5 million copies worldwide, of which over 750,000 copies have been sold in Sweden alone, and it has been translated into 33 languages. Surrounded by Psychopaths has sold over 65,000 copies in Sweden.