Lars Jannick Johansen

Lars Jannick Johansen
  • Chief Executive Officer
    The Social Capital Fund

Lars Jannick Johansen is Chief Executive Officer of Denmark's first social venture fund, Den Sociale Kapitalfond (The Social Capital Fund) and the first Danish accelerator for social enterprises, Det Sociale Vækstprogram (The Social Growth Program). Prior to the fund's establishment in 2011, he was Director of the Scandinavian think tank, Monday Morning, and Development Director at INDEX: Design to Improve Life®, among others. He is a Board Member at Telehandelshuset, Specialisterne and the Danish Center for the Social Economy, appointed Member of the Danish government's committee on social enterprises, and Advisory Board Member for MindLab, the cross-ministerial innovation unit of the Danish government. Johansen has a 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.