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Mr. Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen

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Vestergaard Frandsen Inc

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Vestergaard Frandsen Inc

1020 19Th Street Nw

Washington Dc, District of Columbia 20036

United States

Company Description

LifeStraw® is manufactured by Vestergaard (www.vestergaard.com), a Swiss-based global company dedicated to improving the health of disadvantaged people with game-changing solutions that fight malaria, HIV/AIDS, diarrheal disease and neglected tropical dis ... more

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Background Information

Affiliations

Board Member
Gram Power Inc

Board Member
Roll Back Malaria

Advisory Board Member
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp

Board Member
WOMEN'S HEALTH ISSUE

Board Member
Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition

Member of Launch Council
NASA/USAID LAUNCH Council

Board Member
International Union

Economic Advisor To Prime Minister
the Danish

Education

MBA

Henley Management College

Web References (182 Total References)


About Us – Gram Power

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Mr. Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen

Mikkel helped Gram Power launch in India through an angel...


Our Team – Gram Power

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Mr. Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen Board Member

Mikkel helped Gram Power launch in India through an angel investment. He is the CEO of Vestergaard Frandsen, a leading innovator, manufacturer and exporter of emergency response and disease-control textiles. Working in tandem with the world's leading non-governmental organizations, UN organizations, government ministries and academia, Vestergaard Frandsen has grown from a small family owned business founded in 1957 to a global social enterprise with headquarters in Switzerland and 14 offices in 11 countries. Vestergaard Frandsen's products include PermaNet® and LifeStraw®, which have been honored for their revolutionary design and have won numerous awards. Mikkel plays an active advisory role in helping Gram Power formulate it's expansion strategies and is enabling the company expand its services to Africa.


Award Winners & Presenters | Responsible Capitalism

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Dahrendorf SME Award: Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen, CEO and Owner, Vestergaard Frandsen


Interview with Dr Chris Hentschel, former CEO of Medicines for Malaria Venture

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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen, CEO of Vestergaard Frandsen S.A. has just accepted the Economist's Social and Economic Innovation Award for developing low-cost health devices for the world's poor at an Awards Ceremony in London.

[RBM leadership interview conducted by Boriana Savova, Communications Officer, Roll Back Malaria Partnership Secretariat, October 2009]
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Q: What motivated you to pursue the path of humanitarian entrepreneurship? Why did you choose to focus on malaria, among other diseases?
Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen: I started out as an entrepreneur in Africa, where at the age of 19 I opened my first company in Lagos.
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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen: It is positive feedback and recognition that we have found a plausible way for a company to prosper by helping save people's lives and improving their health.
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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen: As individual organizations we are often like race cars driving at top speed towards our individual objectives. RBM's role is to ensure that we all drive in the same direction.
Q: Can you point to an example of a successful partnership effort in which you have participated?
Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen: I will point to two recent examples, both generating far-reaching benefits.
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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen: The fact that large parts of the private sector delegation at RBM are my competitors keeps me on my toes (laughs).
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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen: A razor-sharp focus on the 2010 targets will lead many countries to universal coverage of bed nets for all people at risk, marking one of the major public health achievements of our time.
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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen: In malaria prevention the partnership went to scale with a "one size fits all" approach.
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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen: It is refreshing that some companies have started seeing a bottom line beyond the making of money.
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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen: Hard work and focus but also an ability to anticipate change and prepare for it through analysis and strategy.
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- Gram Power

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Mr. Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen | Investor

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Mikkel helped Gram Power launch in India through an angel investment. He is the CEO of Vestergaard Frandsen, a leading innovator, manufacturer and exporter of emergency response and disease-control textiles. Working in tandem with the world's leading non-governmental organizations, UN organizations, government ministries and academia, Vestergaard Frandsen has grown from a small family owned business founded in 1957 to a global social enterprise with headquarters in Switzerland and 14 offices in 11 countries. Vestergaard Frandsen's products include PermaNet® and LifeStraw®, which have been honored for their revolutionary design and have won numerous awards. Mikkel plays an active advisory role in helping Gram Power formulate it's expansion strategies and is enabling the company expand its services to Africa.

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