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New Executive Director at Innovation Centre Denmark, Tel Aviv

23.06.2017  10:34

Tue David Bak

 

Starting September 1st Tue David Bak will join Innovation Centre Denmark, Tel Aviv as its new Executive Director.

 

Tue has more than 17 years experience in the field of innovation and private sector development. He has designed and lead public policy initiatives for private sector development for the Danish Ministry of Economics and Business Affairs, and the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In his capacity as international advisor he has advised Fortune500 companies, start-ups, governments and business organizations in more than 25 countries in Asia, the Americas, Africa, the Middle East and Europe.

 

Prior to joining Innovation Centre Denmark Tue was Executive Director for Innovation & Growth at Region Zealand, Denmark. In this capacity he developed the USD 25 million Scale-Up Denmark initiative. He was also instrumental in establishing a new technical university campus in Region Zealand in partnership with the Novo Group. He Has been on the board of Directors at Medicon Valley Alliance, Greater Copenhagen and Skane Committe, and FIERS, a regional medical techology investment fund.

 

Tue holds a M.Sc. in Political Science from the University of Copenhagen, and has obtained executive education certificates in leadership and finance from U.C. Berkeley, Harvard University and the University of Pennsylvania.