Mads Faurholt-Jorgensen is a serial entrepreneur and best selling author. He has started over 20 companies across technology, financial services, marketing, HR, food and education, with thousands of employees, and investors such as Goldman Sachs, Alibaba, Peter Thiel and the World Bank.
Prior to starting his investment holding company, Nova Founders Capital, Mads was Global Partner and Managing Director of the German internet giant, Rocket Internet; Head of Asia at Groupon (the world’s fastest growing company), and a Management Consultant at McKinsey & Company. Mads received his bachelor from Copenhagen Business School and his MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Mads has delivered hundreds of keynotes and speeches across Australia, Asia, Europe and North America, across conferences, universities, company and private events.
His Keynote Topics
- Innovation and Tech
- Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship
Key takeaways from the speech are insights into innovation, technology, entrepreneurship and leadership. With Mads having built more than 20 companies in these industries, his experience will leverage the audience’s learnings and food for thought. Mads has delivered speeches to audiences from corporate events like McKinsey to small events like entrepreneurial meetups.
Due to the topics Mads covers, he has spoken across most industries including e.g. asset management, financial services, logistics, insurance, banking, ecommerce, wholesale, home improvement, payments, retail.