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SEA has a lot of talented business mentors ready to help you take you business project to the next level. On this page you can read about them and their talents, and get a feel of what they can do for you.

Aalborg Mentors - A-D

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    Anders Mølgaard Hansen

    CEO at Ajstemp Consult ApS
    IT and Technology, Consulting, IT

    Anders Mølgaard Hansen

    CEO at Ajstemp Consult ApS

    LinkedIn profile

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Formal education: B.Sc. IT. (Computer Engineering) at AAU. Certified SCRUM Master. For many years I have been employed as a software developer at various organizations, and for the last 10+ years I have been self-employed as an IT consultant.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    IT systems architecture and software development know-how. Choosing the best software development methodologies and team setup for a given project. Help answering IT related questions like how to do privacy/security by design, testing, build for the Cloud, getting and staying operational.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    IT and Technology, Consulting, IT

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    Anders Skotlander

    CEO at Skotlander Rum
    Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, Organization and Leadership.

    Anders Skotlander

    CEO at Skotlander Rum

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched the 7 companies:Oscar Film, Skotlander Rum, Herbie Gin, Queens Of Denmark, Korridoren, Nordic Spirits, Great Dane Rum, Oh Deer Tonic

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Brand owner (Skotlander Rum, Herbie Gin, Queens Of Denmark, Great Dane Rum. Oh Deer Tonic) and co-founder of Nordic Spirits (liquor distribution and wholesale in Denmark). 18 years experience with content production and online projects in Oscar Film.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Marketing and business strategy.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Design and Innovation, Entrepreneurship

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    1-10 employees

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    BRITT ZIWES

    Entrepreneur
    Marketing and Sales, Media and Communication, Organization and Leadership.

    Britt Ziwes

    Entrepreneur

    Kontor-Yoga, Prana-Yoga, Senior-Yoga

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched 3 companies. 

     

    Professional background

    Jeg har lige haft 10 års jubilæum med mit lille yoga-empirium, som har klaret sig udmærket, udtrykt på godt jysk. Udover at være yogalærer, har jeg også en folkeskolelæreruddannelse og en kandidat i kommunikation fra AAU. Grundstenen i mine kompetencer er undervisning og formidling. Jeg har været meget engageret i Aalborgs iværksætterkultur og vil meget gerne hjælpe nye, seje startups godt på vej.

     

    Primary contributions

    Det er nemt for mig at se, hvor der for få midler kan optimeres, om det så er på firmanavn, slogan, visuel identitet, opbygning af hjemmeside, prissætning, kundeservice osv. Jeg har øje for detaljerne og det er de små ting, der gør en kæmpe forskel.

     

    Key areas of expertise

    Marketing and Sales, Media and Communication, Organization and Leadership. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Media/Communications.

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    CARSTEN BRINCH LARSEN

    Intrapreneur.
    Business Development, Design and Innovation, IT and Technology, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Start-ups.

    Carsten Brinch Larsen

    Founder

    I have started a company with a colleague by May 1. Before that I have been part of several intrepreneurial setups in LEGO where we have built new products

    LinkedIn profile

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    • I have been working 14 years in LEGO and have always been working with product, technology and business development where my passion for creativity, play and learning has been strengthened
    • I have always enjoyed working with people and have prioritized succeeding together over personal fame and recognition, which I believe is critical to create business development
    • I have been heading up technology groups with the focus on technologies which bridges digital and physical experiences

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    I can help teams build strong plans for their product development
    I have a lot of experience with vendor selection and management and in general working with partners
    Some of my strengths are to be able to rapidly synthesize and adapt to new circumstance

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Design and Innovation, IT and Technology, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Start-up

     


    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    11-50 employees

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    CASPER GERNER MIKKELSEN

    Management consultant / Founder
    Business Development, Sales and Relations Management, Organization and Leadership.

    Casper Gerner Mikkelsen

    Management Consultant / Founder

    Casper Gerner Consulting

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched the company Casper Gerner Consulting. 

     

    Professional background

    15 years in business development, channel sales, and consulting within the software industry. Specialist in internationalization through strategic partners and resellers, and in developing sales organizations through strategy, culture, and systems.

     

    Primary contributions

    Evaluation of business models and business plans, and Go-to-market strategies.

     

    Key areas of expertise

    Business Development, Sales and Relations Management, Organization and Leadership.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    IT, Pharma/Healthcare/Medico, Public Institutions.

     

    Leadership experience

    1-10 employees.

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    Christina Yding Hahn Elgaard

    Entrepreneur
    Organization and Leadership, Sales and Relations Management. IT

    Christina Yding Hahn Elgaard

    Entrepreneur

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched the 3 companies: Erfaland ApS and FieldSense A/S.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I am an entrepreneur working to promote smart and economically viable farming technologies. Every day I work as an investor in the IT company FieldSense A / S and have initiated several digital initiatives in the agricultural industry. I am well versed in economics and am co-owner of the medium-sized agricultural company Kallestrupgaard I/S.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

     - Strategy and business development with a focus on the company's digital strategy
    - Innovation and disruption with a focus on building value in the company
    - Marketing and sales management with a focus on increasing the company's growth
    - Digitization with a focus on ensuring an economically profitable operation of the company

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Organization and Leadership, Sales and Relations Management. IT

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    1-10 employees

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    Christopher Baadsgaard

    CEO at Debito Aps
    Innovation and Business Development, Entrepreneurship, IT and Technology

    Christoffer Baadsgaard

    CEO

    Debito ApS

    Contact information:

    mail

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch 7 companies incliuding Debito, Enovato, Incube and Fodboldselskabet. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    M.Sc. in Medialogy and currently CEO in Debito. I have been starting a few companies, including Fodboldselskabet A/S (CEO), Incube ApS (CEO) and Enovato ApS (CEO).

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Business development - business models, customer development, validation, tech planning, prototypes, etc.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Innovation and Business Development, Entrepreneurship, IT and Technology. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, IT, Start-up.


    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     1-10 employees.

Aalborg Mentors - E-H

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    ERIK AAGAARD

    Sparring partner and mentor
    Design and Innovation, Organization and Leadership, Supply Chain and Procurement.

    Erik Aagaard

    Sparring partner and mentor

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has co-launched 10 companies including Handigood, Sensohive, OBI+, JEWA and Proviido, and is an experienced startup mentor. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Mechanical Engineering, product development, product procurement, market investigation, sales support, business development.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Assessing the idea and the product/service (potential, validation, procurement, market fit and the phases from actual status to the goals set) Assessing the team behind for potential of personal and business like development. Sparring on business development based on above and the interests of the team behind. 

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Design and Innovation, Organization and Leadership, Supply Chain and Procurement. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Energy, Production/Manufacturing, Start-up.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    11-50 employees.

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    Eggert Nissen

    Head of sales at Cimbria

    Eggert Nissen

    Head of sales at Cimbria​

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    International sales , goal-oriented approach, 3 digit million turnover responsibility​

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Define unique selling point , find decision-makers at the customer's, strategy suggestions, define and implement realistic goals,​

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Innovation and Business Development, Marketing and Sales, Sales and Relations Management.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

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    Ejler Holm

    Director at ELH management & Corporate finace

    Ejler Holm

    Director at ELH mangaement & Corporate finance

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched the 5 companies.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    - Engineering and economical educational background. (Civilingeniør, Civiløkonom)
    - Management experience CEO, CTO, COO. 50 to + 1000 employés
    - Board-/advisory board work (several Chairman funktions) + 25 companies
    - Economy
     

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    - Business modeling and development
    - Product development/ technology
    - Structuring af companies
    - economy and financing
     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Design and Innovation, Finance and Investment

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    200+ employees

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    Erik Møberg

    Senior Director and managment consultant ay Ramboll Management Consulting
    Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, Organization and Leadership.

    Erik Møberg

    Senior Director and managment consultant at Ramboll Management Consulting

    LinkedIn profile

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Management consultant (+20 years) on strategy, business development, digitalization and business transformation.
    Coach and mentor (+10 years) on personal development and leadership. Expierienced member of different boards. 
     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Business model and plans, Stakeholder management, Focusing and prioritization and Scaling

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    IT and Technology, Organization and Leadership, Consulting

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    51-200 employees

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    FREDERIK BANKE

    Senior software developer
    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, Consulting, IT

    Frederik Banke

    Senior Software Developer

    LinkedIn profile

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I have worked with Software Development for 14 year, both as a developer and with leading developers. I have lead a department of 5 people, the department managed all aspects of our software products both development and support.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    How to startup a company from scratch. Managing software products and people

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, Consulting, IT

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

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    Flemming Eriksen

    Director of Research & Innovation at Liftup A/S

    Flemming Eriksen

    Director of Research & Innovation at Liftup A/S

    LinkedIn profile

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Executive MBA (MMT), Mechanical Engineer, Project Manager, Entrepreneur, CEO for 12 years, Experienced Board member for 14 years

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Strategy planning, Business models, wide rage of network,

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Pharma/Healthcare/Medico, Production/Manufacturing

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

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    HANNE BIRGITTE DALGAARD

    Owner/Director ConnectGermany
    International Relations and Politics, Language and Culture, Marketing and Sales.

    Hanne Birgitte Dalgaard

    Owner/Director ConnectGermany

    ConnectGermany Aps

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched the company ConnectGermany ApS.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    As Cand. mag. in German and International Relations I have worked several years with intercultural communication. In 2007 I became partner of a larger Real Estate Agency in Berlin WohnLife GmbH. In 2009 I started my own business and a full-service concept for private investors and larger institutions buying real estate in Germany, Polen, Austria and Spain.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    I love startups, developing new ideas and concepts. I have a good eye on international and intercultural issues, especially in german speaking countries, in which I have a large network and many business partners.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    International Relations and Politics, Language and Culture, Marketing and Sales.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, Media/Communications, Start-up.

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    HANS A. PEDERSEN

    Project Director at Wind Energy
    Innovation and Business Development, International Relations and Politics, IT and Technology.

    Hans A. Pedersen

    Project Director Wind Energy

    House of Energy

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch 3 companies including PointStar, ViewNet, Industrisolar, and is an experienced mentor and board member. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Engineer, HD (A) and eMBA (MMT) with entrepreneurial profile. Have always worked in the interfaces between technology, business creation, product, innovation and customer contact.​

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Results-oriented, intuitive patterns / contexts for understanding the market and overall view.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Innovation and Business Development, International Relations and Politics, IT and Technology. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Banking/Finance, Consulting, Energy, IT, Management Consulting, Media/Communications, NGOs & Interest groups, Pharma/Healthcare/Medico, Production/Manufacturing. 

     

    Leadership experience

    51-200 employees.
     

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    HENRIETTE VON PLATEN-HALLERMUND

    Business Coach
    Design and Innovation, IT and Technology, Organization and Leadership.

    Henriette von Platen-Hallermund

    Business Coach

    KPI Business

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch 4 companies including KPI Business.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Executive MBA (MMT). Management positions in IT and development. Management consultant in PWC, in minor consultant companies and co-owner of a small consultant company.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Strategy, Change, Leadership, Business model, Project Management.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Design and Innovation, IT and Technology, Organization and Leadership. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    IT, Management Consulting, Production/Manufacturing.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     51-200 employees.

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    HENRIK LUNDUM

    CEO at NOVI A/S
    Accounting and Control, Finance and Investment, HR and Employer-branding, Innovation and Business Development

    Henrik Lundum

    CEO

    NOVI A/S

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch 6 companies including Healthcare Danmark, Salus Danmark, Danish Modular Systems, Nordic Health Institute and Family Support.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Long trackrecord of ceo positions, Turnarounds and new bizz.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Business plan, network, Investments, strategy.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Accounting and Control, Finance and Investment, HR and Employer-branding, Innovation and Business Development, International Relations and Politics, IT and Technology, Organization and Leadership.
     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, Pharma/Healthcare/Medico, Retail, Service Houses (BtB), Start-up, Telecommunications, Ministry Of Foreign Affairs & EU, NGOs & Interest groups. 


    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    200+ employees.

Aalborg Mentors - I-L

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    JAN SKAUG SØRENSEN

    CEO at Hugin Security
    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, Business Development.

    Jan Skaug Sørensen

    CEO

    Hugin Security

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped launch 9 companies including Norsas (Nordiske Satellit Systemer) Force Electronics, Shark Electronics, Dansk Solvarme, Billig Solenergi, Therma Energy, Saphe. Dansk WiFi, Hugin Security.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I have started several companies within development, production and international sales and distribution. Previous experience with EU funding. Many years experience as CEO, boardmember and chairman.     

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    From idea to product/concept launch. Finding the right partners and relevant products for the concept. Get the product / concept to the marked so it can start generating income.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, Business Development.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Retail, Service Houses (BtB), Shipping. 
     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     51-200 employees.

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    JAN ZEBITZ

    Head of aft ship & propeller at MAN
    Business Development, Finance and Investment, Innovation and Business Development.

    Jan Zebitz

    Head of Aft ship & Propeller

    MAN

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped launch the 3 companies DEIF Mexico, JZ Marketing, MOJAZ. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    MBA in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 15 years in Sales, Marine Engineer, Leader, Board member.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Innovation, ideas, real life cases, help with investors. 

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Finance and Investment, Innovation and Business Development. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, Energy, Management Consulting. 

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     200+ employees.

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    JEANETT KAARE

    Partner at weltklasse reklame + pr
    Design and Innovation, Marketing and Sales, Media and Communication

    jeanett kaare

    Partner at weltklasse reklame + pr

    LinkedIn profile

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    In 2005 we startet weltklasse. Ever since I have been working with startup, mentoring, and exploring new ideas.​

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Open you eyes. Listen. Bring on new ideas.​

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Design and Innovation, Marketing and Sales, Media and Communication

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    1-10 employees

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    JESPER ASMUSSEN

    Business consultant at Vestas Menufacturing
    Business Development, IT and Technology, Supply Chain and Procurement.

    Jesper Asmussen

    Business Consultant

    Vestas Manufacturing

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped start 3 companies inclusing RecoverIT I/S (Sold in 2009), GetStyling I/S, Freightlane ApS (Sold to Transporteca ApS in 2014).

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Strong background in supply chain management, and IT based start-ups.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Strong understanding within logistics, operational excellence, and supply chain management. Support on developing, testing and maturing new business models, especially platform based services.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, IT and Technology, Supply Chain and Procurement.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    IT, Production/Manufacturing, Shipping.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    1-10 employees.

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    JESPER KJÆRSGAARD

    CEO at Eb-Design ApS
    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology.

    Jesper Kjærsgaard

    CEO

    EB-Design ApS

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped launch more than 15 companies including LASAT A/S, Mindpass A/S and Enologic A/S. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    As Ms. E.E specialized in computerscience from AAU I started my carrier as CTO for 15 years with a highly international profile. Through the +15 startups I have participated in, I have had positions as boardmember, ceo, sales ... most position at management level with a focus on high growth national as well as international and naturally online.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    As a seasoned entrepreneur I can help your new startup avoid many of the worst pitfalls, an provide a strong network and experience to help your startup succeed. 

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    IT, Management Consulting, Start-up, Telecommunications.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    11-50 employees.

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    JESPER LETH DAMMAND

    Head of innovation at Spar Nord A/S
    Business Development, Innovation and Business Development, Sales and Relations Management.

    Jesper Leth Dammand

    Head of Innovation

    Spar Nord A/S

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched 2 companies including MultiMark (CRM) and DIBS. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    20 years of experience in payments in the EU - both Cardpayments, mobilepayments and acceptance. Always on the look for an alternative way of doing Things with a disruptive approach.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Helping startups with strategic views on the payment, banking or related markets. Using own Network to utilize processes and speed to market.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Innovation and Business Development, Sales and Relations Management. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Banking/Finance, Consulting, Start-up.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    1-10 employees.

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    JESPER LINDGREN

    Business consultant at Ideawise
    Business Development, Marketing and Sales, Organization and Leadership.

    Jesper Lindgren

    http://ideawise.dk/

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has been part of advisoryboard for several companies

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Experienced marketingprofessionel, business advisor, boardmember and CEO. Been working within Business Development, Marketing and strategic leadership and management for 15 years.​

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    I contribute with experience in turning business around, generate growth and profit. Streamlining business for the sake of better performance. I offer knowledge within marketing, go-to-market, turnarounds etc.​

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Marketing and Sales, Organization and Leadership.

     

    Leadership experience

    11-50 employees 

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    JOHN STELLAN

    CEO at Jysk Telemarketing A/S
    Entrepreneurship, Organization and Leadership, Sales and Relations Management.

    John Stellan

    Direktør

    Jysk Telemarketing A/S

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped launch more than 15 companies including Frejlev vinduespolering, Rock Cafeen, L.A. Bar, Down Under, L.A. Bar støvring, L.A. Bar Skagen, Gaslight, Rendez-vous, Jysk Telemarketing, Homads, Better World Fashion, Kaffe Bryggeriet, Fulsang Design, Kristinepark Kontor Hotel. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I have a good commercial eye, and I always have focus on the money making part. My job is to spot talent and put it to work.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Love starts ups, including reality check up for participants. Skilled in bord governance including strategic work. Have a good eye for the commercials.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Entrepreneurship, Organization and Leadership, Sales and Relations Management. 


    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Management Consulting, Service Houses (BtB), Start-up, Telecommunications. 

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     200+ employees.

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    JONAS BRUUN NIELSEN

    COO at Autouncle and Teameffect
    Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, Project Management.

    Jonas Bruun Nielsen

    COO

    AutoUncle / TeamEffect

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped launched 4 companies including www.teameffect.io, www.autouncle.com, www.screenmailer.com.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Developer and UX-designer turned entrepreneur. Passionate about achieving big visions with small teams. Full-stack entrepreneur (sales, management, finance, operations) Full-stack developer (UX, interface design, architecture, web, mobile, desktop, scalability).

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Idea validation, lean growth, scaling, customer development, technology (hiring, product team etc.), bootstrapping, fundraising, pitching.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, Project Management.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Start-up, Telecommunications, Media/Communications.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

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    Jakob Andersen

    CEO at Oblima ApS
    Business Law, Consulting, Management Consulting

    Jakob Andersen

    CEO at Oblima ApS

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched the 2 companies: Oblima ApS and Dyrehospitalet 9000 ApS

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Master of Laws specialising in intellectual property rights with work experience for both the largest IP firm and the largest IP law firm in Denmark. Currently the CEO of Oblima ApS, a legal tech company managing IP rights and handling infringements world-wide.​

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Legal advise generally, in particularly on IP matters. Building legal and fin tech companies. Business plans​

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Law, Consulting, Management Consulting

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    1-10 employees

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    KENNETH BO JENSEN

    Partner at Talentbureau
    Business Development, Organization and Leadership, Sales and Relations Management.

    Kenneth Bo JEnsen

    PARTNER

    Talentbureau 

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has started 3 companies and helped +10 startups including Høks.dk , brickstone.dk, helped Memoo.dk (3 students now selling for 300.000/month), spoton marketing was helped. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I have been an entrepreneur for the last 10 years. I have had a company with 10 employees. A business with 15 employees and now we are 4 people after 4 month. Now i sit in advisory boards, drive innovation in a company with almost 100 mio revenue and advice investment companys about how to screen entrepreneurs.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Im a very broad profile. I have had digital agencies and have knowledge from this area. I have managed many employees, i do lectures and presentations within sales and pricing. I build strategies, and make them actionable to execute.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Organization and Leadership, Sales and Relations Management. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Startup, Management Consulting, Consulting.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    11-50 employees.

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    KIM Ø. HERMANSEN

    Engineer at Blip Systems A/S
    Business Development, IT and Technology, Sales and Relations Management.

    Kim Ø. Hermansen

    Engineer

    BLIP Systems A/S

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch DCE (IT: B2C+B2B, company sold), Rosenmeier Electronics A/S (IT: B2B+Wholesale, company sold), BLIP Systems A/S (people movement pattern analytics). 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Have co-founded 3 IT/tech-companies, sold the first 2 (and the last is in the process). Analytical with strong business focus.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Can contribute with experience in going from start up to a profitable business. Help focusing on what matters the most, now. Technical sparring. Business network.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, IT and Technology, Sales and Relations Management. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, Start-up

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     1-10 employees.

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    KIM ØSTERGAARD

    Senior Business Developer at Spar Nord
    Accounting and Control, Business Development, Business Law.

    Kim Østergaard

    Senior Business Developer

    Spar Nord

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Intrapreneur at Spar Nord (a danish bank), has co-developed Ernit and SubHub. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    A corporate intrapreneur helping internal and external partners navigating in the financial industry.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    FinTech startups (ideation, validation, implementation).

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Accounting and Control, Business Development, Business Law, Design and Innovation, Innovation and Business Development.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Accounting, Banking/Finance.
     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     1-10 employees.

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    LARS HAMMER

    CEO at Dezide
    IT and Technology, Marketing and Sales and Organization and Leadership.

    Lars Hammer

    CEO

    Dezide

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch 3 companies including Dezide.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Dezide ApS, I have 16 years of experience with building enterprise software and is deeply involved in working with customers to build easy to use features that provide value every day. With a strong focus on high quality in everything we do, I have been involved in structuring internal processes around development, project management, sales, and marketing efforts. Extensive experience in business strategy, marketing strategy, product management, project planning, monitoring and control and requirement management. I strongly believe in agile methods and starting out small, measuring, learning and improving as quickly as possible.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    I'm very good at making sure we work on what matters and stays focused on the mission - don't waste time on efforts that are not important and don't build things that don't contribute to the overall goal. Make sure we never launch efforts that we cannot measure and learn from. I've always valued a long-lasting, and strong relationship with customers and I make an effort to ensure customer success from the first contact through project implementation and ongoing support.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    IT and Technology, Marketing and Sales and Organization and Leadership.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    IT and Start-ups.

     

    Leadership experience

    1-10 employees.
     

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    Lasse Giversen

    Owner / Designer at Lömmel Design & Branding
    Design and Innovation, Marketing and Sales, Media and Communication

    Lasse Giversen

    Owner / Designer at Lömmel Design & Branding

    LinkedIn profile

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Digital Concept Developer, Pba., Graphic Designer and sales education. Along with 15 years of experience in different fields, such as sales, design, marketing, branding, marketing and video-production.​

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Knowledge about marketing, social media, visual design, brand identity, sales and video communication.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE​

    Design and Innovation, Marketing and Sales, Media and Communication

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

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    Line Milthers

    VP, Global Delivery at Conscensia A/S

    Line Milthers

    VP, Global Delivery at Conscensia A/S

    LinkedIn profile

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    More than 12 years experience within the sourcing of software development. I have lived and worked abroad for several years, and has extensive experience in building delivery models for software development across multiple geographies and cultures.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Amongst my principle focuses are international stakeholder management and cultural intelligence. I have more than a decade's experience of creating and implementing stress-proof processes that give state of the art distributed team management.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    IT and Technology, Language and Culture, Organization and Leadership

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

Aalborg Mentors - M-O

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    MADS HVIDBERG

    CEO and Partner at Moneybanker ApS
    Consulting, Media/Communications, Start-up

    Mads Hvidberg

    CEO and Partner at Moneybanker ApS

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched the 5 companies JH Media ApS (Moneybanker ApS), Klimaprofilen IVS. SEMCheetah ApS and Gambling Group IVS

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I have worked with digital communication and marketing for 7 years, which may not seem as that long time. But during these years I have started and advised several companies within the digital field, which have giving me a lot of experience. These experiences combined with my Master's degree in Public Communication and PR give me a solid foundation for mentoring start-ups and entrepreneurs.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    I can contribute with hands-on knowledge about starting a company, and how to take the next steps making a fine business case with a team of highly skilled employees that results in profit.

    Regardless of whether you have a business idea or not, I can help you see business opportunities on the basis of your current business or your personal skills.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Consulting, Media/Communications, Start-up

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    1-10 employees

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    MARI ANNE INGEBRETSEN

    Project Leader
    Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, Design and Innovation.

    Mari Anne Ingebretsen

    Project leADER

     

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch one company but withdrew due to family responsibilities. Has worked on several projects evaluating new ideas/products.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    As project manager, I have been working through all phases of the product development cycle. I have worked with innovation and development within different industries where I have evaluated and promoted ideas and new concepts.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, Design and Innovation.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Telecommunications, Consulting, Energy, Research Institutes.

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    MARIANNE SCHÜTZE

    CEO at Din SundhedsCoach
    Business Development, Marketing and Sales, Organization and Leadership.

    Marianne Schütze

    CEO

    Din SundhedsCoach

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched Din SundhedsCoach

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I have worked as a manger for 15 years. Always striving to increase employee performance and customer satisfaction. The first seven years I primarily focused on sales and marketing at an advertising agency. After that I spend 8 years as a manager at Bluegarden focusing on consultancy services and proces optimization. I have an HD(O) from Aalborg University and is also a certified coach and Rule Breaker.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    I have a great energy and a passion to motivate an coach others to be successful. I enjoy working with analysis and strategy as well as planning and execution. I get a lot of ideas in regards to business development and optimization and have a clear business mindset. I am very extrovert, enjoys sales and have a great network.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Marketing and Sales, Organization and Leadership. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, Media/Communications, Service Houses (BtB).

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

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    MICHAEL HEGELUND

    Online and Social media manager at Lidl
    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, Marketing and Sales.

    Michael Hegelund

    Online and Social Media Manager

    LIDL

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch 5 companies, and is an experienced coach and motivator.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I have worked in the digital field for about 15 years, and have experience with all digital disciplines, including digital marketing, social media, gamification, ecommerce, loyalty and more.

    I love to help people grow. I have worked on agencies as a manager, business developer and consultant for many of the biggest Danish companies, which has given me a strong network with great relations. Also, I have worked on the customer side as well as being an entrepreneur starting up several companies. I have a great track record on creating results.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    I have great marketing skills plus 15 years of experience working with digital media. I have a great business understanding and good skills in judging good or bad, and on growing businesses. And I love finding the right approach on pitching business ideas for investors and other stakeholders. My network is large and active with the right people. I have many years of management experience and in training and growing people.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, Marketing and Sales.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, FMCG, Retail.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

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    MIKE NIELSEN

    CEO at AM Sales, Caremaker and Dansk Bankformidling
    Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Sales, Organization and Leadership.

    Mike Nielsen

    CEO

    AM Sales, Caremaker, Dansk Bankformidling

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch more than 6 companies including AM Sales DK, AM Sales Dubai, Dansk Bankformidling, Caremaker, Backside Media, Artdeer. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Har arbejdet med salg, motivering og udvikling af sælgere og ledere i mere end 11 år. Har arbejdet på tværs af flere lande (DK, Norge, Sverige, UAE) Har erfaring fra flere startups, både som tovholder og frontløber. 

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Hvordan motivere man ansatte, hvordan finder vi det bedste frem i folk og får dem til at gøre ting og tage chancer, de måske ikke troede de kunne. Praktiske redskaber således intet bliver overset eller glemt Få teamet til at eksekvere 110% på den plan der er lagt.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Sales, Organization and Leadership.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, Energy, FMCG

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     200+ employees.

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    MOGENS DURUP NIELSEN

    Business developer and sales director at Xtel
    Business Development, Sales, R&D, IT and Technology, Organization and Leadership.

    Mogens Durup Nielsen

    Business Development and Sales Director

    Xtel

    LinkedIn profile

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Ms. E.E and GDBA from AAU

    Highly experienced with business development, R&D and Sales

    Highly experienced within product development.

    Lecturer and speaker within digitalization in many conferences and fairs.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Digitalization of products and procedures.

    Production and HW/SW knowledge - how to mature a product for a commercial launch. 

    Board member of different companies 

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Sales, R&D, IT and Technology, Organization and Leadership.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Production/Manufacturing, Research Institutes, IT, Telecommunications.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     200+ employees.

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    MOGENS JUHL FØNS

    Managing director at Føns Technology ApS
    Matematic, physic, solid works, IP-patent

    MOGENS JUHL FØNS

    Managing Director

    Føns Technology ApS

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    M.Sc.Mech.Eng

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Design and Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, Consulting, Energy

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Matematic, physic, solid works, IP-patent, test building and evaluation, production in workshop.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    11-50 employees.

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    MORTEN DANIELSEN

    Owner of Momentalis
    Organization and Leadership, HR and Employer-branding, Project Management.

    Morten Danielsen

    Momentalis

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch 3 companies including Aakjærs. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Erfaren konsulent struktur, organisation, rekruttering, kvalitet, produktion, strategi, coaching, mm. Selvstændig konsulentfirma i 11 år. 

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Sparring, coaching, udfordringer, struktur, organisationsudvikling, strategiudvikling mm.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Organization and Leadership, HR and Employer-branding, Project Management. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, Management Consulting, Production/Manufacturing. 

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

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    MORTEN HOLST HENRIKSEN

    Debt Collection Director at Debito ApS
    Accounting and Control, Organization and Leadership, IT and Technology.

    Morten Holst Henriksen

    debt collection director

    Debito ApS

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch 4 companies including Debito ApS, a danish fintech startup in debt collection, helping danish companies getting their money back, from unpaid invoices.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Educated accountant (Cand.Merc.Aud) from Aalborg University and worked in a startups ever since. Winner of "Idea competition", in Venture Cup 2017 with my co-counder Christoffer Baadsgaard. In 2017, nominated as "Entrepreneur of the year"

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    I can contribute with knowledge within economy, business planning, business development and online marketing - in startups

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Accounting and Control, Organization and Leadership, IT and Technology. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Management Consulting, Media/Communications


    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     1-10 employees.

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    MORTEN IVERSEN

    Investment chief
    Accounting and Control, Business Development, Business Law.

    Morten Iversen

    Investeringschef

    LinkedIn profile

     

    I have been working as a mentor for many founders. Right now I am working as a mentor for 6 different startups.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    For the last 15 years, Morten has been developing and driving radical growth of Software & ICT companies. He joined the venture capital (VC) industry in 2013 working as executive/non-executive chairman for a number of ICT companies. Before that Morten has held various management positions in large international companies.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    I have a passion for early stage companies. My contributions tends to be very broad covering building the right team, strategy and sustainable growth. I have a lot of experience working with early stage companies and scaling international sales.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Accounting and Control, Business Development, Business Law, Design and Innovation, Entrepreneurship, International Relations and Politics, IT and Technology, Language and Culture, Marketing and Sales, IT Management Consulting,

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    1-10 employees.

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    MORTEN JOHANSEN

    Regional manager in Europe, middle east and asia
    Innovation and Business Development, International Relations and Politics, Organization and Leadership.

    Morten Johansen

    Regional Manager- Europe, Middel East and Asia

    Sky-Watch A/S

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped launch the 2 companies ADENA, Grafisk livsstil. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Strong in sales and distribution chain management. Large account, B2B and B2G sales. 

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Setting up sales channels, right early decision making, focus on correct values.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Innovation and Business Development, International Relations and Politics, Organization and Leadership.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    NGOs & Interest groups, Public Institutions, Ministry Of Foreign Affairs & EU.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     51-200 employees.

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    MORTEN LINDBLAD

    Director at Dataproces
    Accounting, Consulting, Public Institutions.

    Morten Lindblad

    Director

    Dataproces

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch 10 companies including Dataproces.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Accounting and Control, Business Development, Entrepreneurship.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Accounting, Consulting, Public Institutions.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    51-200 employees.

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    Nicolai Bo Pedersen

    Owner of HrNord
    Organization and Leadership, Management Consulting, HR and Employer-branding.

    Nicolai Bo Pedersen

    Owner of HRnord

    LinkedIn profile

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I have 25 years of solid experience with management, recruitment, staff development and education. 
    My tasks include: Sales management, course management, personnel manager, HR manager and education manager.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Throughout my career, I have strived to make employees grow in their employment, through education, coaching and task development - horizontally or vertically. 
    My passion is helping people to find an inspiring task, and to see them seize the opportunity to grow and develop in solving this task. Coaching people to see and live their potential is a great challenge!

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Organization and Leadership, Management Consulting, HR and Employer-branding.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

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    Niels-Christian Gjerrild

    Senior consultant and CEO at gjerrild consult
    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology

    Niels-Christian Gjerrild

    Senior consultant and CEO atgjerrild consult

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched the 6 companies: T-Com, Dansk DECT Udvikling, Ericsson Aalborg, gjerrild consult, RESEIWE

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    With a background as Bachelor of Science in electronic engineering having worked mostly on software, I have a thorough experience in creating solutions that work. Through the 5+ startups I have participated in, I have gained experience in what creates customer value and what not. I have experience from selling projects internationally, negotiating contracts, managing development and delivery projects and supporting production in Europe and China.​

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    My experience starting up of technology based companies, can help entrepreneurs focus on what creates customer value, thereby creating a sustainable business.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    51-200 employees

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    OLE KRISTENSEN

    Indepent Contractor
    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology.

    Ole Kristensen

    Independent contractor

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped launch Cat@log A/S, Adomo Ltd, AnalyticTrust A/S and others. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    B.Sc.EE with a BA degree.

    Many years with VP positions in small and medium companies.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Strategi, planning, business model, execution. 

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    IT, Start-up, Telecommunications, Banking/Finance.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    100+ employees.

Aalborg Mentors - P-Å

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    PALLE LAUST NIELSEN

    CEO at Fri Fugle ApS
    Accounting and Control, Business Development, Business Law.

    Palle LAUST NIELSEN 

    CEO, selvstændig konsulent

    Fri Fugl ApS

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch more than 25 companies including DixiTel KK, Metal, JPA, Hanbo Design, City West, Solvex and Øland Montage.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I am educated as an accounter and work 15 years as a professionel accounter and after that as a director in finance and banking, and in the same time professionel boardmember / chairman of the board. I am a external lecture and censor on many educated and I have been doing a lot of Start Up companies and also MBO, turn around and fundraising cases. 

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Network, Advisory according to economic, strategic and finance and also seeting the right team, recruitment and management on top level.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Accounting and Control, Business Development, Business Law.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Accounting, Banking/Finance, Consulting.

     

    Leadership experience

    51-200 employees.

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    PER SONDRUP

    CCO at Alexandra Instituttet A/S
    Business Development, IT and Technology, Finance and Investment.

    Per Sondrup

    Chief Commercial Officer

    Alexandra Instituttet A/S

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch more than 25 companies including AnyBody Technology, GomSpace, Inropa, LiftUp.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    * P/L responsibility at CxO (CEO/COO/CSO) level in both small and mid sized companies.

    * Successfully developed and executed growth strategy for high-tech companies.

    * International Go-To-Market experience - typically large international B2B companies.

    * Worked with venture capital investments from both sides (company and investor).

    * Driven successful exit for both early stage and mature companies.

    * Board experience from +20 typically high-tech engineer driven start-ups.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    * Go-To-Market strategy and execution.

    * How does an investor think and how to prepare for it.

    * Thinking out of the box.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, IT and Technology, Finance and Investment. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, IT, Start-up, Transport. 

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     51-200 employees.

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    PHILIP NYMANN

    CEO at Tunnel Vision Games
    Entrepreneurship, IT and Technology, Project Management.

    Philip Nymann

    CEO & Producer

    Tunnel Vision Games

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched the company Tunnel Vision Games. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    With a background in technology and design, and a interest in management and people, I have found my sweet spot as a producer/project manager, as well as with external communication.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    I feel comfortable in advising companies with project management, design development and work culture. These are the areas I've worked the most with.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Entrepreneurship, IT and Technology, Project Management.

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    RASMUS HOGREFFE

    Founder & Director of Business Development at Patrio
    Organization and Leadership, Project Management, Sales and Relations Management

    Rasmus Hogreffe

    Founder & Director of Business development

    Patiro

    LinkedIn profile 

     

    Has helped to launch 4 companies including Event-Fabrikken, Patiro, Medei and Dansk Marte Meo Center

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I am very focused on lean-processes, i know how to execute. People descripe me as very innovative. 

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    execution, strategy, funding and network of investors

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Organization and Leadership, Project Management, Sales and Relations Management

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Start-up, Pharma/Healthcare/Medico, Public Institutions

     

    Leadership experience

    11-50 employees.
     

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    RENE NEJSUM

    CTO at Cashworks
    Accounting and Control, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology.

    Rene Nejsum

    CTO

    CashWorks

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch conscius, commentor, tradeshift, cashworks, everbread, andelsgarant, debito, pylots. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Mission critical software development, software product design & development, business development, investor.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    System design and development. Supporting CTO. Invest knowlede, network and software development for equity.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Accounting and Control, Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    IT, Start-up.


    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

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    SØREN BUCH

    COO, Business developer and Founder at Medichanical Engineering and Wedo Consult
    Business Development, Entrepreneurship, Finance and Investment, Innovation and Business Development.

    Søren Buch

    COO, Business Developer and founder

    Medichanical Engineering, WeDo Consult

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has co-launched Medichanical Engineering, WeDo Consult, Rent you Dres, WeDo Projects and ME invest.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Production Engineer and MBA. 

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Production Engineer and MBA with entrepreneurial experience, working with business development at product and strategic level. Primarily, but not limited to, Medical devices. Experience from the process of starting a company to receiving funds (soft and hard) to running a company. Have evaluated 300+ health care related ideas in terms of commercial potential.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Entrepreneurship, Finance and Investment, Innovation and Business Development.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Pharma/Healthcare/Medico, Production/Manufacturing, Public Institutions, Research Institutes, Start-up.

     

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    SØREN MØRCH NIELSEN

    Business Developer at Liva Consult
    Business Development, Finance and Investment, Innovation and Business Development.

    Søren Mørch Nielsen

    Business Developer

    LIVA consult

    LinkedIn profile

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    I work in management consulting primarily with entrepreneurs and SMEs to help them develop their business and achieve growth. I am proficient especially in strategy and business models.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Business models, strategy, business development, business planning, financing, fundraising.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Business Development, Finance and Investment, Innovation and Business Development, Organization and Leadership.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, IT, Management Consulting, Shipping.

     

    Leadership experience

    11-50 employees.

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    THOMAS JØRGENSEN

    Entrepreneur
    Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, Organization and Leadership.

    Thomas Jørgensen

    Entrepreneur

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched the 2 companies Atira A/S and TimeChain Technology.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Computer scientist, co-founder of Atira A/S, product management, investor.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    General advice and mentoring on the entire process from founding, growing and exiting.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, Organization and Leadership.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    IT, Public Institutions, Research Institutes, Start-up.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

Copenhagen Mentors - all

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    BRIAN STROEH

    Business Developer & Leadership Enthusiast at Stroeh Consulting

    Brian Stroeh

    Business Developer & Leadership Enthusiast

    Stroeh Consulting​

    LinkedIn profile

     

    I am a startup myself but with 10 years of experience in the field I am working in. I am an Intrapreneur. Started teams and departments within larger companies and managing smaller businesses.

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    10 years of experience in performance leadership and sales management. Working as Country Manager for the biggest digital marketplace of its niche, for the last 3,5 years (Mascus A/S). Responsible for 500 B2B customers in DK. Reporting to the board.

     

    Primary expertise

    Creating business growth through performance leadership. Developing self-igniting and enterprising teams.​

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Sales and Relations Management​, Business Development, Consulting​

     

    11-50 employees

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    DAVID ODGAARD RAVN

    CEO at Event Collective Aps
    Everything from idea to execution.

    David Odgaard Ravn

    CEO

    Event Collective ApS

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched 3 companies and is an experienced startup mentor. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Graduated Technoanthropologist from AAU-CPH. I have been part of 4 different start-.up program, and are now mentoring Akadermikernes Start-up program. 

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Everything from idea to execution. Call me for more information. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, Media and Communication. 

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    MARTIN DAL

    CEO at Spiio, Inc
    Biz dev, fundraising, hardware manufacturing

    Martin Dal

    CEO

    Spiio, Inc​

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    B2B sales TDC, Founder and CEO, Alchemist Accelerator Alumn, Nest Copenhagen resident​

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Biz dev, fundraising, hardware manufacturing, global network, software scalability, sales, strategy​

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Accounting and Control, Business Development, Business Law

     

    1-10 employees

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    SAHRA-JOSEPHINE HJORTH

    Co-founder at CANOPYLAB
    Entrepreneurship, IT and Technology, Sales and Relations Management.

    Sahra-Josephine Hjorth

    Co-founder at CanopyLAB

    CanopyLAB

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has launched the company CANOPYLAB along witrh others.  

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    PhD in online learning from AAU. Co-founder of startup based on research. Knowledgable about emerging technologies.

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    Feedback on the entire entrepreneurial journal, including but not limited to idea, scaling, investments, scaling teams, launching products, getting clients etc.

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Entrepreneurship, IT and Technology, Sales and Relations Management.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    Consulting, Management Consulting & NGOs & Interest groups.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

    11-50 employees.

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    BOYE HARTMANN

    Y DIGITAL GROUP ASIA PTE LTD
    Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, HR and Employer-branding.

    Boye Hartmann

    GROUP CEO

    Y DIGITAL GROUP ASIA PTE LTD

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped launch more than 50 companies including Y digital group asia pte ltd, comoto.com, ROI AB, RETENTION AB, BDIGITAL.ID. 

     

    Professional background 

    In my journey, I started numerous (on/offline) businesses, and is been on the board of various companies and helped start ups across Europe and South East Asia with their business development and financing initiatives.

     

    Primary contributions

    My areas of expertise are: Mobile Marketing and Mobile Web Marketing Strategy, International , Business Development, Sales and Marketing, Telco, Advertising, Technical Trends, Web Innovation, Financing, Entrepreneurship, Connecting People.
     

    Key areas of expertise

    Innovation and Business Development, IT and Technology, HR and Employer-branding.

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    IT, Management Consulting, Start-up, Telecommunications.
     
     

    Leadership experience

    200+ employees.

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    MIKAEL VINDING

    CTO at AP TECHNOLOGY
    Entrepreneurship, Design and Innovation, IT and Technology.

    Mikael Vinding

    Chief Technology Officer

    AP Technology

    LinkedIn profile

     

    Has helped to launch IntraDev, JYGY, StreamVerse - currently advising The Talk List, Sonisto and others. 

     

    PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND 

    Masters Degree from DTU. 

     

    PRIMARY CONTRIBUTIONS

    International Perspective on startups, experience fundraising in silicon valley, helping companies through udenrigsministeriet. 

     

    KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE

    Entrepreneurship, Design and Innovation, IT and Technology. 

     

    KEY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

    IT, Management Consulting, Telecommunications.

     

    LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

     11-50 employees.

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