Team

The Qvest team

We are on a mission to create responsible organisations where people work together to reach important goals

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Pia Lauritzen

Chief Methodologist & Founder

It all began with Pia. She is the inventor of the Qvest method. Pia has worked as a consultant using the method since 2008 - providing a strong platform of experience. Pia has a PhD in Philosophy. She has written many articles and books about the nature and impact of questions.

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Marie Mathiesen

CEO & Founder

Marie met Pia because she was a Qvest customer. She has worked in corporate management and as a consultant across multiple sectors. She has lived in Switzerland, Denmark and the US. She holds a PhD in Organizational Analysis and is quite obsessive about method.

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Jesper Valentin Holm

Chairman of the Board

Jesper is chairman of the Qvest board. He loves steering digital disruptors from start-up to scale-up. Qvest benefits from his deep enterprise sales and leadership experience in the software as a service industry. Jesper’s approach is always calm persistence. Not surprisingly, he is also a drummer.

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Niels Søholm

CTO

Niels is a full stack developer who has been working on web-based products for the last decade. He holds a Master of Science in Computer Software Engineering, and he has written code as a consultant, in startups, and for a large corporate bank. He also bakes a mean loaf of sourdough.

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Anders Pollas

Founder & Board Member

Before co-founding Qvest, Anders co-founded Podio, which he and his partners sold to Citrix in 2012. As a business angel and board member, Anders is engaged in a suite of startups. He is passionate about building products that focus on making people work better together.

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Christian Thorsø Pedersen

CRO

Christian responsible for all revenue generating activities at Qvest. As CRO, Christian creates a revenue-driven culture through planning, setting goals, analyzing, executing, and - above all - an unwavering focus on our customers. His revenue strategy is as sharp as his city-commuting strategy - with multiple bikes strategically distributed around Copenhagen for efficiency.

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Gabrielle Viana

Marketing Associate

Gabi is passionate about communication and communities. She has a degree in multimedia and social communication and has worked with several ways of initiating conversations. Gabi is currently studying for a bachelor's degree in Social Sciences, and she plays the drums whenever there's time for it.

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Amelie Lange

Research Assistant

Amelie is a research assistant for R&D working closely with Pia. Amelie is currently studying for a master's degree in Anthropology, and she has a particular interest in digital technology. She has worked on qualitative research projects in the UK, Germany, and online for the past three years. She always has a book at hand – perhaps even two.

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Torben Albert-Lindqvist

Software Developer

Torben is a software developer working with Niels on expanding and improving our product. He is studying for a master's degree in Data Science at the IT University of Copenhagen. Torben loves cooking and expressing his creativity in the kitchen.

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Sebastian Ramirez-Ekner

Sales Consultant

Sebastian is our sales consultant and our CRO's right-hand person. Coming from Miami to Copenhagen, he has a degree in business administration and service management with a focus on sales and business in SaaS tools. Sebastian is a fierce believer in bringing people together.

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