Erik Rasmussen

Founder and CEO of Monday Morning

Monday Morning is Scandinavia’s leading independent think tank. He has been elected one of the world’s 100 most influential journalists by World Economic Forum and has been a member of the International Media Council. Through his many years as head of various media houses, Mr. Rasmussen has exerted great influence on business, politics, and the public debate in Denmark as well as internationally. Through many years, climate change, green growth and climate adaptation has been one of Mr. Rasmussen’s and Monday Morning’s primary focus points. An impressive number of prominent business leaders, politicians, and experts have in recent decades been engaged in one or more of the many networks and innovation projects that Erik has established in striving to challenge society’s leaders to rethink and change. He has initiated a number of international projects in the pursuit of creating a better future for our planet. Among others, he is the founder of the Copenhagen Climate Council and Sustainia.