Jannick B. Pedersen

Since 2010, I have spent considerable time studying exponential technologies and their impact on our future. I have attended several Singularity University programs, and I have co-authored "Face the Future", co-founded DareDisrupt and arranged conferences and spoken to numerous audiences to reduce fear and unleash creativity. I am a positivist - I believe the future will be so much better.
Type Angel Investor
Website linkedin.com

Investment info

Invests in
Idea
Product or prototype
Go to market
Growth and expansion
Investment range
€ < 25K
€ 25 - 50K
€ 50 - 100K
€ 100 - 500K
Primary markets
Consumer, Companies, Marketplace, Government
Investing in countries
Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden

Focus areas

Education
Education
Media & Entertainment
Media & Entertainment
Retail
Retail
Hospitality, Hosting
Hospitality, Hosting

Investments

BetterNow

Key people

JB
CEO & Impact Investor
Jannick B. Pedersen

Invests in SDGs

More about Jannick B. Pedersen

I call myself an Impact Investor, because I believe that start ups can be effective tools to create positive change in the world - in a financially sustainable model. I have thus helped co-found and lead several start ups.

 

My passion is to help release the potential of individuals and organizations to create greater impact and results through innovation, leadership and strategy development.

 

I have successfully founded and run social entrepreneurships, non-profit and for profit organizations impacting job creation and competence development for thousands of people in more than 30 developed, emerging and developing countries.

 

My work experience comprises a range of settings from the United Nations and research organizations to small and large non-profit and for-profit organizations. I have spent considerable time and energy working against bribery and corruption - including supporting the succesful mission of making the World Bank fight corruption - and remove tax deductability for bribes in the EU.

 

I personally enjoy both working directly with clients - speaking, facilitating innovation, leadership and strategy seminars, and working more indirectly as angel investor supporting entrepreneurs realize their dreams of establishing successful social enterprises and other ventures.

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