International

International: “Hamburg is the gateway to Europe”

From Punjab to northern Germany: Deepak Kapoor is working in Hamburg to bring greener chemistry to a wide range of industries across Europe.

How was 2019 for your company and what do you expect for the future?
Buoyed by high demand in 2017 & 2018, our company invested heavily in 2019 to augment capacities of existing products and broaden the product portfolio. We expect to see consistent business growth during next three years on account of these investments. Since our products mainly go into automotive and aerospace sectors, we have stiff […]

12. Dezember 2019|club! Magazin Winter 2019, International|

International: “Sweden is very open to cooperation and innovation”

Modern, innovative, multilateral – Sweden is a shining light on the international stage. Sweden’s Ambassador H.E. Per Thöresson talks about gender equality, climate action and explains what the Sweden Co-Lab is.

Ambassador, about four months after the elections, a formation of the government finally took place in mid-January. Stefan Löfven from the Social Democratic Workers Party was re-elected to be the prime minister. What goals does he have for his second term with respects to immigration policies, which have been the cause of great discussion in the past year?
The government […]

12. Dezember 2019|club! Magazin Winter 2019, International|

International: Taking erp into the cloud

With close to 40 years of software expertise under his belt, the Danish ERP architect Erik Damgaard continues to rethink enterprise resource planning for small and medium-sized businesses with his new company, UNICONTA.

ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) is something most companies now take for granted. But back in the early days of computing, at the beginning of the 1980s, the idea of using computers to do stock keeping, accounting and handle other aspects of business management was electrifyingly new and the software to provide these functions was only just emerging. Few […]

12. Dezember 2019|club! Magazin Winter 2019, International|

International: namaste in india, home of hospitality gods

There’s an Indian custom of treating guests like gods: Sun City Club & Resort, situated in the state of Gujarat, excels in hospitality, offering a wealth of all-inclusive services and facilities for members and affiliates.

Some clubs pride themselves on their historic surroundings and strict adherence to long-established traditions and membership rules. And then there are the clubs that are redefining the concept of a private members’ club, expanding their scope to include services and amenities that one would not expect to find in the more sedate establishments. The Sun City […]

12. Dezember 2019|club! Magazin Winter 2019, International|

International: “I allow myself to change my mind”

Curiosity has stood Matilda Kong in good stead, taking her from banking to CEO of a start-up that has developed a tool to detect stereotypes in popular culture.

How was 2018 for your company and what do you expect for the future?
I quit my previous job at SEB, a Swedish bank, in 2018; I found a team, an advisory board, and some small innovation grants and we began testing different solutions. Now, our pilot projects with Tagesschau, ZDF, NDR and other regional and international broadcasters are starting to show results. We […]

6. September 2019|club! Magazin Herbst 2019, International|