The Team

Andreas von Buchwald holds a MSc (Economics) from the University of Copenhagen and started his career as an equity analyst at Danske Bank. After that he spent four years with the private equity firm, Axcel, first as an Analyst and from 2013-2015 as Investment Manager where he was part of the EG A/S and Silkeborg Data A/S deal teams. During his time at Axcel, Andreas covered investment cases within logistics, software & IT services, industrial automation and manufacturing a.o., and was part of multiple commercial and financial due diligences with international scope. At Nordic Knowledge Partners Andreas focuses on business development and product/service innovation.

Andreas von Buchwald
CEO
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Philip Stahl Hansen
Senior Account Manager

Philip Stahl Hansen has experience from Mack Ohlson, 3 Sweden and SHL Talent Measurement and holds a BSc International Business (IB) from Copenhagen Business School. At Nordic Knowledge Partners, Philip has end-to-end responsibility of clients in management consulting, private equity and corporate strategy.

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Nina Victoria Ebbensgaard has experience from The Danish Ministry of Environment and Food and the Royal Danish Embassy in South Africa. Nina holds a MSc in Business Language and Culture from Copenhagen Business School. At Nordic Knowledge Partners, Nina has end-to-end responsibility of clients in management consulting, private equity and corporate strategy.

Nina Victoria Ebbensgaard
Senior Account Manager
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Emilie Tuxen has experience from the private equity firm Axcel, where she worked three years within the communication and investment teams. Prior to joining NKP, Emilie worked as a Junior Consultant with marketing agency Kunde & Co. Emilie holds a BSc in International Business, and a MSc in International Marketing & Management, from Copenhagen Business School. Emilie has also completed studies at Columbia University (Business School) in New York City.

Emilie Tuxen
Business Development Manager
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Emil Tange Ohlsen is currently pursuing a BSc in Economics & Business Administration at Copenhagen Business School. Emil previously worked as a Sales Consultant with Danish insurance company CODAN. At Nordic Knowledge Partners, Emil performs market research and assists with live projects.

Emil Tange Ohlsen
Senior Analyst
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Anton Søeberg is currently pursuing a BSc in Economics from The University of Copenhagen. Prior to joining Nordic Knowledge Partners, Anton Søeberg worked at Skagen Funds. At Nordic Knowledge Partners, Anton performs edits our Nordic M&A Newsletter and performs company research.

Anton Søeberg
Senior Analyst
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Board of Directors

Søren Friis is Project Director at the leading international variety retailer Flying Tiger Copenhagen. He has been part of the management team focusing on corporate strategy since 2015, and has in his role as Head of North America headed the company’s expansion in the US. Prior to joining Flying Tiger Copenhagen, he spent six years at The Boston Consulting Group in Copenhagen and Sydney (2008 - 2015), most recently as Principal. Søren Friis holds an MSc in Finance and Strategic Management from Copenhagen Business School.

Søren Friis Nielsen
Chairman
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Rasmus Helmich has more than 20 years executive experience in the telecoms industry. He has founded several businesses, including Webpartner A/S (an ISP contender to TDC) which was succesfully exited to Swedish Ventelo in 2006 where Rasmus became CEO. In 2009, Rasmus became CEO of broadband provider Nianet until the company was acquired by leading private equity firm EQT in 2018. Rasmus holds a BSc in Economics from Copenhagen Business School.

Rasmus Helmich
Board Member
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Casper Henningsen is the CEO of  fast growing customer transformation platform UserTribe. He joined the company in 2017 as COO, focusing on scaling the international growth. Previously, he worked at Kunde & Co (2012-2017), where he initially built its social media business unit from zero to two-digit million revenue. After his first 36 months in the company, he became the youngest Senior Partner in the company’s history and in 2015, he became Managing Partner.

Casper Henningsen
Board Member
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Christian von Buchwald is a Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, and Chief Surgeon at the Department of Head and Neck Surgery at Rigshospitalet and the University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Christian is an internationally renowned expert within  robotic skull-base surgery, and pioneering international research on Human Papillomavirus and its relation to certain cancer types (oral cavity a.o.). He is the author and co-author of more than 130 scientific publications, including in The American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy. Since 2018, Christian has been Advisor and consultant for the Danish Health Authority.

Christian von Buchwald
Board Member
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Simon Friberg Andersen is Head of Digital International at Marks & Spencer in London, leading a team of 50 e-com professionals across China, India, and the UK since 2014. Previously, he was Head of Online Innovation at Woolsworth (2012-2014) and before that he was Partner and co-founder at Userneeds (2007-2012). Simon Friberg Andersen served at The Boston Consulting Group (2002-2007), latest as Project Leader, from which he has vast international experience across the Nordics and Asia-Pacific region. Simon Friberg Andersen holds a MSc in Finance from Copenhagen Business School and also completed studies at UCLA Anderson School of Management.

Simon Friberg Andersen
Advisory Board Member
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