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Vestergaard Frandsen Inc

2300 Clarendon Boulevard, Suite 603

Arlington, Virginia 22201

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
Roll Back Malaria

Member of Launch Council
NASA

Advisory Board Member
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp

Board Member
WOMEN'S HEALTH ISSUE

Economic Advisor To Prime Minister
the Danish

Board Member
Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition

Board Member
International Union

Education

MBA

Henley Management College

Web References (198 Total References)


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]
Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen.jpg Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen
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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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen


The Center - The Center for Global Health and Diplomacy

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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen is CEO and owner of Vestergaard Frandsen, a European company focused on achieving the United Nation's Millennium Development Goals. The company operates under its own "Humanitarian Entrepreneurship" business model that has turned corporate social responsibility into its core business of creating life-saving products for the developing world. In 2009 Mikkel was appointed an economic advisor to the prime minister of his native Denmark. Vestergaard Frandsen received the 2010 Financial Times Just Means Social Innovation Award for Most Innovative Small For-Profit Company. In 2010 Mikkel was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.


Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen is ...

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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen is CEO and owner of Vestergaard Frandsen, a European company focused on achieving the United Nation's Millennium Development Goals. The company operates under its own "Humanitarian Entrepreneurship" business model that has turned corporate social responsibility into its core business of creating life-saving products for the developing world. In 2009 Mikkel was appointed an economic advisor to the prime minister of his native Denmark. Vestergaard Frandsen received the 2010 Financial Times Just Means Social Innovation Award for Most Innovative Small For-Profit Company. In 2010 Mikkel was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.


Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen is ...

www.ghdnews.com [cached]

Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen is CEO and owner of Vestergaard Frandsen, a European company focused on achieving the United Nation's Millennium Development Goals. The company operates under its own "Humanitarian Entrepreneurship" business model that has turned corporate social responsibility into its core business of creating life-saving products for the developing world. In 2009 Mikkel was appointed an economic advisor to the prime minister of his native Denmark. Vestergaard Frandsen received the 2010 Financial Times Just Means Social Innovation Award for Most Innovative Small For-Profit Company. In 2010 Mikkel was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.


Global Health Partnerships & Solutions - Global Health and Diplomacy

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Mikkel Vestergaard Frandsen is CEO and owner of Vestergaard Frandsen, a European company focused on achieving the United Nation's Millennium Development Goals. The company operates under its own "Humanitarian Entrepreneurship" business model that has turned corporate social responsibility into its core business of creating life-saving products for the developing world. In 2009 Mikkel was appointed an economic advisor to the prime minister of his native Denmark. Vestergaard Frandsen received the 2010 Financial Times Just Means Social Innovation Award for Most Innovative Small For-Profit Company. In 2010 Mikkel was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.

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