Lars Lundbye is a futurist and innovation evangelist with over 20 years of experience working with international companies and municipalities on sustainable strategy and radical innovation within cleantech, architecture, infrastructure and urban development.
Lars is renowned for his ability to energise and motivate change and organisations, and his out-of-the-box thinking, that has inspired global businesses as well as numerous social services and innovative startups. With solid academic research behind him, miles and miles of walking the talk in live businesses, and decades of active practice in creative arts and mental development, Lars excels in crossing borders between deep research, hard business, the arts, and mental training; bringing unseen synergies and unique insights to clients’ projects.
Lars has founded and chaired several successful companies, and sits on several boards. Lars is Lead Faculty on innovation at CBS-Executive (Copenhagen Business School), and is a popular keynote speaker on sustainable innovation, co-creation and integral leadership. He holds an executive MBA from SIMI, a cand. phil. in Literature, and is former dean of the Danish School of Television.