Further to close collaboration with its business customers, Nordic Power Converters benefits from advice, funding, connections and other support from prominent investors, project partners and professionals including:

Investors

Seed Capital

A leading technology VC investor in Denmark with other successful investments in a number of technology businesses including Libratone, TrustPilot, Napatech, Endomondo and Vivino.

Jørgen Bardenfleth

Previous CEO of Microsoft Denmark, Intel, HP Denmark adding extensive leadership, business development, and board experience from both blue chip tech companies and startups.
 

Eivind Johansen

Electronics and integrated circuit specialist, previous CTO of Giga (sold to Intel for US$ 1.25 BN) adding experience with product development and production.


Teit Poulsen

Director and co-owner of Altoo Measurement Science and solid experience from the electronics industry.


 

Per Christensen

Senior Advisor to Axcel and previous general manager with Maersk Medical and consultant with McKinsey & Co adding experience with M&A and business development.

 

Svein Anders Tunheim

Co-founder and CTO of Chipcon, Norway (sold to Texas Instruments for US$ 200M).


 

Greg Moga

Seattle based investor in clean energy, biotechnology and media start-ups and Managing Director of SSB, Inc., an US cryobank.

 

Henning Lysdal

Electronics and integrated circuit specialist, previous co-founder and COO of IPtronics (sold to Mellanox) adding experience with integrated circuits and general development and production of electronics as well as startups.
 

Niels Finseth

Electronics and integrated circuit specialist, previous co-founder and CEO of IPtronics (sold to Mellanox) adding experience with business development for hardware products.

 

Henning Ellesgaard

Specialist in electronics production, previous Production Director with Giga (sold to Intel for US$ 1.25 BN) adding experience with product development and production.

 

Søren Jansen

Built several IT startups including laptops.dk and Systemtech and owner of real estate portfolio adding experience with startup development.


 

DTU, Technical University of Denmark

A global leader in research in the tech field of Nordic Power Converters. Transferred key IPR to Nordic Power Converters at spin-out.

 

 

 

Partners

 

DTU Electrical Engineering

Collaboration through several research projects and supervision of PhD, MSc and BSc projects.

 

Innovation Fund Denmark

Participates in the project “TinyPower” partly funded by the Innovation Fund Denmark together with 7 other parties and with the ambition to create the world’s smallest AC mains power supply for internet of things.

 

Danish Energy Agency (EUDP)

Participates in and leads a project partly funded by EUDP together with DTU Electrical Engineering with the ambition to create the world’s smallest, lightest and most efficient charger for laptops and devices.

 

The Market Development Fund Denmark

Participates in a project partly funded by the Market Development Fund together with HeSaLight with the ambition to test and bring an innovative LED driver to the market.

 

Danish Tech Challenge

Participated in the elite accelerator only for hardware startups from September 2014 to January 2015 becoming the overall winner of a price of DKK 500,000 (US$ 75,000) and is active alumni member.

 

Climate-KIC and EIT

Participated in Climate-KIC Accelerator (stage 2) and Venture Competition (joint Nordic winner and runner-up for overall competition with prices of EUR 20,000 each) and received various support. Was nominated to and won the Venture Award of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology, EIT (tailored support package of significant value).

      

 

Hoffman Dragsted

Support with IP strategy and related matters.

 

Deloitte

Jacob Simonsen, partner at Deloitte, is Nordic Power Converters chartered accountant.

 

Guardian IP Consulting

Support with IP related matters such as fillings and FtO considerations.