I believe in human freedom, inquisitiveness and collaboration. In Dagens Industri I write about how strong individuals and businesses are built through an open and entrepreneurial climate, one with a strong focus on research, science and knowledge society.

After many years on the international business arena, I have met the technology and business savvy Asia and Africa, but also experienced the ultra poor, fighting to get a chance in a complex world. This has deeply affected my thinking, and made me realise that human and enterprise issues must be advocated in an inclusive way to create sustainable