A globally leading voice in the area of sustainable design and innovation applied to the solution to global challenges. Since 2001 current position leading the Danish based global initiative to inspire to, educate in and invest in sustainable design addressing global challenges worldwide. Key competencies: Sustainable innovation & design, leadership, partnerships, global challenges. Honours: Design Leadership Award (HK). Hon doc. University of California, Art Centre College of Design & University of Huddersfield. Danish Who's Who. World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on Design. Board positions: Chairman International Advisory Board Institute Social Innovation (HK), Lauritzen Foundation (Shipping & philanthropy ) (DK), The Social Network (DK).