Judge, 2016 Europe North (Copenhagen)

Nicolaj has been involved in startups since 1999. He focuses on high potential start-ups, primarily within IT. He cofounded Sepior, (encryption for cloud services), CodeSealer (anti-malware technology), Penneo (cloud-based electronic signature) and MotilityCount (home-test kit for male fertility). Nicolaj is also an investor in Capdesk and until 2015 in Recon Instruments (sold to Intel).

Nicolaj dedicates a significant part of his time to help other startups, via his employment as external lecturer at Copenhagen Business School where he teach entrepreneurship, and via pro-bono coaching and mentoring of other entrepreneurs. His educational background is a MBA from INSEAD in France and Singapore, and an MSc in Marketing from Copenhagen Business School.