Henrik has worked with technology-based business development in industrial, academic and not-for-profit businesses for close to 30 years. A seasoned expert in public/private partnerships he initiated in 2015 the consortium that has evolved to become today’s EIT Urban Mobility. He was centrally involved in launching the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) prior to joining EIT Climate-KIC as its first Operations Director and CFO. Previous experience includes industrial R&D, corporate innovation and project/-programme management in clean-tech, energy, ICT and logistics. He has worked and lived in five European countries and served as a city councilor of City of Copenhagen.