Management

CEO

Jens Kristian Damsgaard
M Sc. Econ, Master of Public Management

Jens is managing CORPORATE- and VENTURE CAPITAL investments in early-stage technology companies for Science Ventures Denmark. From business development, due diligence and deal structure over portfolio- and interim management to exits. 

Jens have been involved in 35+ VENTURE CAPITAL INVESTMENTS in high-tech companies. Notable exits are Universal Robots (Teradyne, US), Krill A/S (AKER Capital, NO), Fionia Lighting A/S (Senmatic, DK), Hyposafe A/S (Widex, DK) and a core technology acquisition by Santaris, subsequently acquired by Roche, CH.

Jens is continuously involved in doing SYNDICATED INVESTMENTS in deep tech companies with venture capital funds in Denmark and abroad - eg. Epidarex Capital (UK), Sway Ventures (US) and The Danish Growth Fund (Vækstfonden).

He is an experienced TECHNOLOGY LICENSING manager - 50+ technologies licensed from universities and government labs to spin-outs and large companies worldwide - like Toyota, NOVO, Honeywell, Vestas, GSK, Oracle and Universal Robots.EDUCATED at University of Southern Denmark, INSEAD and MIT/Sloan.

  



Main Aim

Science Ventures Denmark A/S unites the parties involved in a focused on a select number of promising projects.   

The projects are often organised as shares or limited companies with Science Ventures Denmark A/S acting as a co-investor. 

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