Everyone at VERTICAL is here for a reason.

We are a tight-knit team of entrepreneurial strategists that like to challenge conventional
wisdom and love to explore new ways of moving beyond status quo.

We also love having fun!

Karsten’s passion is to create accelerated growth, by combining razor sharp strategic and commercial thinking with new ways of working and executing

Karsten Petersen


+45 30303690

Joachim is our innovation powerhouse. Grounded in 10+ years in consulting Joachim has mixed his strategy experience with digital innovation at Virgin Mobile and co-founded several cutting edge technology startups

Joachim Allerup


+45 29715567

Kennet is our corporate growth catalyst. Kennet has worked with strategy, customer research and innovation since 2001, most recently with 42 Associates (now Monitor Deloitte), which he co-founded in 2014

Kennet Hammerby


+45 42145656

Living and breathing customer experience, Ditte helps some of Europe's largest corporations stay ahead of the competition

Ditte Marie Næstoft Jakobsen

Associate Partner

+1 (646) 226 3129 / +45 53880404

Stefan Worthmann


+49 151 70227284

Jonas has a creative background and works in the intersection of strategy and design thinking, always curious how to make true impact through innovation

Jonas Smedegaard Buus

Senior Strategic Designer

+45 24908336

Making clients see their growth opportunities through the eyes of their customers

Nini Roed

CX Lead

+45 91552255

Strategic thinker and analytical problem-solver, who loves converting insights and numbers into pragmatic and actionable recommendations

Thomas Nyegaard Hvid

Senior Manager

+45 53864402

Jonas Dahlgaard Hansen


+45 53884666

Pernille Ladefoged Sørensen


+45 28296236

Perhaps no one at Vertical lives in the intersection between startups and consulting like Christian

Christian Scheel Tost


+45 42242859

Dan bridges business strategy and technology with a healthy dose of startup experience and mindset

Dan Nielsen


+45 53633354

Whoever tries the most stuff wins

Philip Lyng

Senior Consultant

+45 24373886

Hardworking, sharp and energetic, Anne Sofie is a process oriented professional invaluable to the team

Anne Sofie Lind

Senior Consultant

+45 21744598

With a background in Investment Banking and Private Equity, Ole-Bjørn is now wielding the numbers in to strategy & innovation

Ole-Bjørn Kolbæk


+45 31429002

While a people’s person at heart, Ene loves changing the status quo and translating complex problems into simple solutions

Ene Emilie Dinesen


+45 53822822

Mikkel brings international VC experience and a Don Draper kind of professionalism to the office

Mikkel Mathiassen


+45 28591661

Arvid Aagaard Sihm


+45 31406212

With an ability to both dive deep into details and zoom out for the holistic overview, Mette uses an analytical approach to separate the essentials from the noise

Mette Bøssing Nielsen


+45 29914891

Wise well beyond his age, Mikkel has gathered extensive international experience from case competitions all around the world

Mikkel Sundø


+45 26398927

With a background in Design engineering, Laura is passionate about creating superior customer experiences enabled by modern technologies

Laura Fokdal


+45 42412007

Lukas Wels


‭+45 31 36 59 06‬

Maria Bergholdt


+45 31787385

With a background in elite sports and running a restaurant, Christian’s passion lies in achieving goals through teamwork with a customer-centred approach

Christian Eliasson


+45 31343605

Jens Marius Bjerre-Petersen


+45 28558588

Paul Gütt


+49 157 35796391

Kilian Dreher

Marketing Analyst