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Business opportunities in Denmark

  • Imperial White City Incubator 80 Wood Lane London, England, W12 0BZ United Kingdom (map)

Lunch & Learn

Are you interested in learning more about R&D and business opportunities outside the UK?

Join us for an overview of the opportunities in Denmark and a general introduction to important factors to consider when going abroad from both a general business and legal perspective.

Why attend?

If you are interested in hearing more about life science opportunities outside the UK -whether you are just curious about what Denmark has to offer or are actively looking for a gateway to the EU after Brexit.

If you would like to gain a better understanding of which factors are important to consider from a general legal and business perspective when going abroad - regardless of whether it is in the context of a R&D collaboration across borders or of setting up an office in another country.

Topics covered

  • Factors to consider when going abroad

  • The legal framework and general business conditions in Denmark

  • The life science and start-up environment in Denmark

  • R&D opportunities: overview of main therapeutic areas in Denmark

  • Conducting clinical trials in Denmark

  • Intellectual Property Rights in Denmark and in Europe

Cost of participation

Participation is free of charge. We will be serving refreshments and sandwiches from Ole & Steen.



Thomas Bjørn
Royds Withy King

Thomas is a technology solicitor with significant international experience from working in-house and in private practice for the pharmaceutical, biotech, healthcare and food manufacturing industries in England, Switzerland and Denmark. His areas of legal expertise include intellectual property, lifesciences and technology law.

Berit Chavez Azeri
Investment Manager
Invest in Denmark - Embassy of Denmark in London

Berit has a broad business profile with public and private sector experience working both with startups and in large international corporations with advisory and strategy consulting, project management, public affairs, business development, marketing and portfolio management, business intelligence and insights, market entry, investment and growth strategies.

In her current role, she helps develop tailor-made solutions for UK companies looking to set up or expand their business or research activities in Denmark.

Her industry experience includes pharmaceuticals and healthcare; e-commerce, tech and start-ups; public relations and communications; as well as the foreign service with focus on foreign investment and trade promotion.

She has a broad international background with professional experience covering 25+ markets across Europe, Middle East, Africa and US and has lived in eight countries.