Who we are:

CardLab board of directors:

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Karsten Riis
Chairman 
Co-founder of PowerLynx Ltd, later acquired by Danfoss, Karsten has held numerous international top management and board positions, specializing in strategic management and product development. Holds a masters degree in Engineering and and BA in finance from Copenhagen Business School.

Board Member since 2014.

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Noriaki Okubo
Board member
Managing director at Scentan Ventures. President at Tradeshift Japan and board member at Tradeshift.  With a background in investments in financial and venture capital markets, "Aki" has a strong focus on Investments and CardLab sales in Asia.
 

Board Member since 2015

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Kim W. Jørgensen
Board member
Managing director in Memetech A/S, the largest investor in CardLab. Kim has a strong focus on technology development and production capability. Former air force pilot.


 

Board Member since 2014

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Hans-Henrik Eriksen
Board member 
Hans Henrik is an expert in mergers, acquisitions and the founding of companies and serves as a board member in several international companies. At CardLab, his focus is primarily strategic development, financial management and supply chain management. 

Board Member since 2006

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Torben Gerlach
Board member
CFO at Vestergaard Ltd, an interna-tionally renowned high tech engi-neering and manufacturing company based in Denmark. Previously, Torben served 12 years as a mana-ging director for a card manufac-turing firm in Asia.

Board Member since 2014

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Henning L. Østergaard 
Proxy board member
More than 20 years of experience in international sales and management on three continents, North America, Africa and Asia. Henning represents Tagi Ibrahimov at the CardLab board.

Board Member since 2013

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Ulrich Østergaard 
Board member and founder
Working with a number of international network security groups, Ulrich has many years of experience in security software development and network surveillance applications. Ulrich heads CardLab’s strategic development as well as being our representative with trade organizations and interest groups.

Board Member since 2006

CardLab management:

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Frank Sandeløv
CEO
Trained Army Officer and has held positions as Head of Training, Flight Platoon Commander, Electronic warfare Officer, a.o. More than 10 years experience as Airline Captain and has held other management positions and has for 3 years been SAS representative in Single European Sky workgroup under the EU-commission. More than 25 years of experience holding different board positions and joined CardLab board in 2009, became the Chairman in 2010 and took over the CEO position in July 2013. 

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Torsten Nordentoft 
CTO
Educated as avionics engineer (aviation electronics).  Through his work in CardLab, Torsten has gained industry-wide recognition as an expert in the development and encapsulation of ultra-thin and ultra-low power flexible electronics. Co-founder of  founding company Scandinavian Eco Technologies in 2003 and CardLab CTO since 2006.



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Kathrine Bjarni
Supply Chain Manager and Accounting Manager
More than 15 years of international experience, working closely with customers, supply chain management and financial controlling. Katrine joined CardLab in 2015 as Accounting manager and holds a degree in  International trading and marketing. 





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Michael A. Sidenius
Senior Project Manager
More than 25 years of experience in international high-tech chip design companies like Intel, DSC communications and Olicom. Michael was cofounder of the successful startup TPACK, acquired by Silicon Valley company Applied Micro Systems (APM) and later by Altera. Michael has held numerous international management positions in both R&D, marketing and sales. Michael holds an MSc.EE from Denmark Technical University (DTU), and has conducted Ph.D studies in communication protocols there as well.