Lars Jannick Johansen

Lars Jannick Johansen
  • Chief Executive Officer
    The Social Capital Fund

Lars Jannick Johansen is Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of Den Sociale Kapitalfond (the Social Capital Fund), Denmark's first social venture fund and accelerator, investing capital and competencies in growth companies to improve opportunities for marginalized groups in Denmark. Prior to the fund's establishment in 2011, he was Director of Monday Morning, Scandinavia’s largest independent think tank, and Development Director at INDEX: Design To Improve Life®, among others. He is a Board Member at Telehandelshuset and Specialisterne and Advisory Board Member for MindLab, the cross-ministerial innovation unit of the Danish government, for the Institute of Sociology at the University of Copenhagen, and for the Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility at Copenhagen Business School. Johansen has an MA in Political Science from the University of Copenhagen and an MA (with distinction) in Central & East European Studies from University College London, with executive education from the Wharton Business School.