We attract high performing enterprises

Scale-Up Denmark is an ambitious training concept for entrepreneurs and small enterprises. We want to establish an elite of high growth companies in Denmark.

A DANISH HOTBED FOR SCALE-UPS

 

Scale-Up Denmark is an ambitious training concept for entrepreneurs and small enterprises. The aim is to establish an elite of high growth companies in Denmark.

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Scale-Up Denmark is inspired by the world’s best ecosystems for business growth, and will:

 

  • attract high performing enterprises – Danish and international
  • provide access to seed capital and venture capital
  • engage market leading firms from the regional eco system
  • involve leading universities, research institutions and science parks
  • provide easy access to the services of the entire Danish business support system

A PARTNERSHIP
APPROACH

 

Scale-Up Denmark is a cross regional initiative. Its foundation is the five regional business development strategies, and some of Europe’s most competitive eco systems.

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The cross regional scope ensures critical mass of businesses and skills, while regional specializations are supported and utilized.

 

Scale-Up Denmark is founded and funded by the five Danish Regions in partnership with the Danish Ministry of Business and Growth.

 

Scale-Up Denmark is governed by the founding partners and supported by an advisory board with key private and public sector stakeholders.

 

FOUNDING PARTNERS

  • North Denmark Region
  • Central Denmark Region
  • Region of Southern Denmark
  • Capital Region of Denmark
  • Region Zealand
  • The Danish Business Authority

ADVISORY
BOARD

 

The Advisory Board consists of 12 members representing the five Danish regions along with various representatives from Danish business and trading institutions.

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  • Tue David Bak, Director, Region Zealand (Chairman)
  • Susanne Ulrich, Section Chief, Capital Region of Denmark
  • Henning Christensen, Director, The North Denmark Region
  • Dorte Kusk, Head of Department, Region of Southern Denmark
  • Lars Vildbrad, Director, Central Denmark Region
  • Dorte Gram Nybroe, Chief of SME & Entrepreneurship, Confederation of Danish Industry
  • Niels Milling, Deputy Executive Officer, Danish Chamber of Commerce
  • Karoline Amalie Steen, Head of Department, Local Government Denmark
  • Thomas Knudsen, CEO, Lolland Municipality
  • Nicolai Hellmann, Chief Advisor, The Danish Business Authority
  • Jørgen Terkelsen, Consultant, The Danish Confederation of Trade Unions (LO), Confederation of Professionals in Denmark (FTF) and The Danish Confederation of Professional Associations (AC)
  • Dorthe Kulle, Chief Advisor, The Danish Federation for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises

 

Please view the Advisory Board Mission in Danish.

 Our Hubs

Scale-Up Denmark offers a wide variety of business fields, which all have the potential to foster accelerated growth among businesses.

 

In 2016, the first hubs were established within the business fields below, and in 2017 the second wave of hubs will be established.

News

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Administration

Lisbeth Valther

Managing Director

Scale-Up Denmark

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Søren Røn

Program Director

Scale-Up Denmark

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Noor Isaac

Head of administration

Scale-Up Denmark

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Christina Ernst Jørgensen

Project Manager, Benchmarking

Scale-Up Denmark

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