Richard has been with PreSeed Ventures since 2012 and is an Investment Director. Richard has invested in, and helped scale, a number of successful companies, including Coinify, Cardlay and Airtame. His portfolio currently comprises Grandhood, Leneo, Airtame, Sensorist, Motosumo and Nordic Power Converters.
Owing to his strong operational background, Richard is particularly interested in technology startups. His currently focus is on Fintech and startups at the intersection of hardware and software.
Richard has a deep passion for technological innovations and for how to build successful businesses around tech-oriented products and disruptive business models.
Prior to joining PreSeed Ventures, Richard spent eight years at Nokia in their smart phones business. His senior engineering and technology management positions gave him experience with leading R&D projects in technology, people and cross-functional.
- MBA, Copenhagen Business School
- Principal Engineer, Nokia
- Technology Manager, Nokia
- Team Leader, Nokia
- Senior Development Engineer, Nokia
- M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark