Event info
Date:04 Jun
Time:Meet the Ambassadors

Meet the Ambassadors

Are you looking to build strong life science relations in the US, Japan or South Korea?
Now is your chance to take action! Our ambassadors are in Denmark and Sweden in June and are looking forward to meeting you.

  • 4–8 June: Thomas Jonsson, Life Science Ambassador to Japan and South Korea is in Medicon Valley
  • 11–15 June: Torsten Jepsen, Life Science Ambassador to USA is in Medicon Valley

Please contact Pernille Aasholm to arrange an informal meeting to learn more about how you can benefit from our ambassadors.

Thomas Jonsson
Life Science AmbassadorJapan and South Koreathomas.jonsson@mva.org
Phone: +81 78 306 0710
Mobile:+81 90 6506 7580
Torsten Jepsen
Life Science AmbassadorBoston, USAtorsten.jepsen@mva.org
Mobile: +1 (617) 583 2044
Mobile: +45 2875 4143
Pernille Aasholm
Project ManagerMedicon Valley Alliancepernille.aalholm@mva.org
Phone: +45 3287 8012
Mobile: +45 2013 1301

The Life Science Ambassadors assist Medicon Valley organizations with their internationalization through their extensive personal networks in the countries where they work.
Think of the ambassador as your man on the ground and if in doubt – please ask.
Examples of services provided by the ambassadors:

  • Provide a head start on foreign markets by facilitating access to the right people and organizations from the beginning
  • Identification of opportunities and potential partners e.g. within research and services
  • Assist in facilitating meetings, negotiations and contacts through their knowledge of language and cultural barriers in the countries where they live and work
  • Initiate and assist in delegation visits, hereunder setting up high level meetings
  • Stimulation of research collaborations with world leading universities
  • Facilitating strategic agreements with relevant academic institutions and research organizations
  • Analysis of political trends, innovation system infrastructures and market trends