Rasmus Winstedt Tscherning
Sector: Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Profile: CEO and Founder of Creative Business Cup
CEO and Founder of Creative Business Cup, the global network supporting creative and innovative entrepreneurs, www.creativebusinesscup.com (2012-). Former Managing Director of CKO – Center for Cultural and Experience Economy (2009-15). Former Chairman of the European Creative Industries Alliance, appointed by the European Commission (2012-15). Co-chair of OMC Group on Access to Finance for Cultural and Creative Sectors (2014-15). Advisory Board Member Wallonia European Creative District, Founding Member of RCIA – the Regional Creative Industries Alliance. Advisory Board Member, Copenhagen Business School, Master in Management of Creative Business Processes. Member of the Board for the Danish Cultural Institute and Roskilde Business College. Chairman of the board of DIAS – Digital Art Gallery. Passionate about promoting entrepreneurship, the creative industries and cross-sector innovation and speaker on these subjects in French, English, German, Danish and Swedish. He has an MA in Political Science and a creative DNA: 18 years old, he won a Scandinavian graphic design competition and was in 2009 part of the team of architects and engineers who won 1st Prize for the Masterplan for Nordhavnen, a part of Copenhagen for 40.000 citizens. Rasmus has 22 years of experience related to the creative industries and is formerly: Member of the board of VEGA, 2002-11, Scandinavia’s leading concert venue; Official Speaker for the European Commission DG Education and Culture, 1997-2008; Marketing Director, Roskilde Festival, 1998-2003; Co-presenter, France 2 – France Television, 1998-99.