PhD in Computer Technology with focus on computer architecture. Special advisor utilization and innovation. Jesper has previously worked within research organisations (Chalmers, research institutes within the ICT area). He has extensive experience of entrepreneurship (having participated in the start-up and development of more than 10 companies) as well as risk capital within both the public and private sectors. Jesper also has experience of management positions (CEO, Chairman of the Board) in companies with up to 50 employees. He was a co-founder of and held management positions in two commercial business incubators. He has also worked with research funding and the development of public innovation support. Jesper’s primary areas of focus as an innovation advisor are the ICT area, the management of intellectual assets and agreement-related issues, in particular in relation to research collaboration.