Jørgen brings to Asetek more than 25 years of international operational and business management experience from the mobile telecoms industry. His business development expertise includes the analysis and implementation of investment and international marketing, market positioning and communication strategies. Prior to Sunstone, Jørgen's career in Nokia spanned 13 years. At Nokia, he was responsible for a variety of senior management positions ranging from Vice President of the emerging Broadband Systems business unit to heading Nokia's Operation Solutions and Services in the Americas, Europe and Middle East where Jorgen was responsible for building Nokia fast growing services business. In addition, Jørgen held senior management positions globally with Nokia Enterprise Mobility Solutions, Nokia Business Development and Nokia Mobile Internet Applications. Before that, Jørgen served six years with Motorola in senior product management and operational functions in Denmark, Sweden, and the USA.
Jørgen holds an engineering degree in computer science from the Engineering College of Copenhagen.
Mr. Smidt is currently a partner in Sunstone Technology Ventures Fund I, which is the Company’s largest shareholder with its 12.8% ownership, and is thus not considered as independent from the Company’s larger shareholders.
Board member in the following companies:
CloudMade Ltd., Sunstone TV Management A/S, Sunstone TV General Partner I ApS, Sunstone TV General Partner II ApS, Sunstone TV Invest II ApS, Sunstone TV Special Limited Partner II ApS, Sunstone Capital A/S, Sunstone TV GP I Holding ApS, Sunstone TV Invest II Holding ApS, Sunstone TV Partners & Co. Holding ApS, Sunstone TV Partners Holding ApS, Sunstone TV Special LP II Holding ApS.
Member of executive management in the following companies:
Sunstone LSV (TV) Special Limited Partner III ApS, Sunstone TV General Partner III ApS, Sunstone TV Invest III ApS, Sunstone TV Special Limited Partner III ApS, Sunstone TV & Co. Invest III Holding ApS, Sunstone TV & Co. Special Limited Partner III Holding ApS, Sunstone TV Invest III Holding ApS, Sunstone Special Limited Partner III Holding ApS, Sunstone TV Partners & Co. Holding III ApS, Sunstone TV Partners Holding III ApS, Altamont Holding ApS.
Shares owned: 16,600
Warrants/Options owned: -N/A-