Babar has 10 years of startup experience and has worked with Danish telecom and the society of Danish Engineers. in 2005, Babar co-founded one of the first independent app stores.
Janus has worked as a primary school teacher for more than 15 years. Janus has developed more than 75 teaching resources for mathematics and literacy. He was awarded first prize for “Best Teaching Resource of the Year” by the Danish Ministry of Education.
Lasse has 7 years of experience in Web Development in roles as both Project Manager and Engineer. He holds a MSc. in IT Engineering and has been involved in projects for major danish organisations, like Politikens Hus and DSB.
Lead Backend Developer
Aleksei has 8 years of experience in software development, code optimization, cloud computing and team management. For the past 5 years, until joining WriteReader, he was the main developer and team leader of the EdTech project SmartBook. First as an employee in Area9, and later employed by McGraw-Hill Education to lead the transition of the SmartBook product and project. Aleksei has had training as SCRUM master and before joining Area9, Aleksei worked with banking and security.
Junior Frontend Developer
Marcus has 3 years of experience in Web Development with a lot of it focused around custom WordPress solutions. Besides his work at WriteReader, Marcus is currently studying to get a bachelor’s degree in Web Development.
Vicki is an experienced educator from Canada, who has also taught in China, Guatemala, and the Netherlands. She holds an M.Ed. degree from Simon Fraser University, and has an educational background in reading instruction, learning disabilities, technology integration, and ELL. She's also been a sessional instructor at several Canadian universities and has hosted an educational TV program. Currently, she is a Reading Intervention Teacher.
Chairman of the Board, Co-founder
Ulrik has focused on investing and/or actively managing both the operational and strategic level of tech start-ups. Ulrik is currently an investor and board member in several tech companies in Denmark. One of his investments, Podio, was acquired by Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) in 2012.
Member of the Board, Director of Alinea - Egmont
Cliff have worked at major Danish publishing houses since 1995. His focus has been on technology, digital transformation of the industry and management. Since 2014 Cliff has been the director of Alinea, Denmarks largest publisher of educational material for primary and secondary schools.
Member of the Board, Serial Entrepreneur
Karsten is Founder of several start-ups and has more than 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur. Karsten is a Business Angel and the member of the board in Business Angels of south Denmark.
Member of the Board, Founder & Director - TEO
Zahid has worked in the field of software development for the past 20 years and in the field of global software engineering in the past 10 years.
Chander is SVP of engineering at Simply Hired and has over 20 years of software development experience at large companies (Netscape, Siebel, Oracle) and startups (Friendster, Adchemy) acrossEnterpeise software, large B2C sites and PassS/SaaS applications.
Education and Technology Executive
David has 8+ years in EdTech and digital publishing, 20+ years in tech strategy & business development. David has held leadership positions at Samsung, Yale University/Press, AOL, and Sybase.