Scale-ups are the heavy lifters of our economies. These fast-growing firms create many times more jobs and new sales than would be expected given their share of the business population.
Torsten Andersen is Deputy Director General at the Danish Business Authority in charge of business development and regulation. This includes policies and initiatives at the national and international level related to, for example, better regulation, industrial policy, SME policy, green and circular transition and enforcement of sanctions and dual use export controls. Earlier in his career Torsten worked for the European Commission and the Confederation of Danish Industry.