Søren is the Founder, Managing Director, and Owner of 1st Mile since 2007, and is backed by more than 20 years of experience in value creation within various innovation and development projects.
Olaf is a Senior Project Manager at 1st Mile since 2014 and is responsible for our various project management cases.
Heidi is a project leader at 1stMile, backed by a solid experience assisting a broad range of companies in identifying and developing new business opportunities, establishing successful partnerships and alliances, and writing effective business plans.
Janne has worked as a Senior Business Developer at 1st Mile since 2017 and brings more than 20 years of professional experience in EU enterprise & innovation policy analysis and project management.
Tao is an external advisor providing executive insights to optimize 1st Mile’s services to clients. His expertise focuses on managing and understanding interactions between startups, big enterprises, and venture financing. Tao is an entrepreneur with a background as a corporate executive and venture capitalist and has extensive professional experience in building new ventures and leading global organizations.
Maria divides her time between being a postdoctoral researcher at the Technical University of Denmark and working as a project manager at 1st Mile. Maria’s focus is on the technical parts of the grant applications.
Maria has a Ph.D. in Earth Sciences and has specialized in environmental science and groundwater quality.
Christina is a Legal Counsel at 1st Mile and also works as Compliance Manager for projects funded by various grants.