Torben Ladegaard has an extensive experience in value creation by generating profitable growth through strategy development, innovation, organizational change and solid execution.
Throughout his career Torben has mainly touched on global organization with significant achievements in new product innovations, go-to-market strategies, channel management, customer intimacy and aligned focus across a multi-national organization. Add to this, application of advanced analytical instrumentation and digitalization in the agricultural, food and pharmaceutical sectors.
He has a broad experience with professional protection of interests towards authorities, politicians and within industry associations both at national and international level.
Torben holds significant board experience from different types of organizations including a listed med-tech company, a private equity owned high-tech company, a university spin-off start up, a public-private partnership and from corporate entities.
Torben has a keen interest in the sustainability agenda and sees innovative technology as a key enabler in reducing environmental impact, securing biodiversity and protect our climate. He has been Chairman of the FaunaPhotonics BOD since September 2020 and admires the FP Team’s pioneering work in digital real-time insect monitoring.
He holds a Master of Science (MSc) in Marine Biology from the University of Copenhagen.