Betina Simonsen

CEO, Lifestyle and Design Cluster

BetinaSimonsenhasbeen the CEO for Lifestyle & Design Cluster the last 11 years. The clusterhas a largefocus on entrepreneurship and the growthlayer of the lifestyleindustry. The cluster host twoincubationhubs and a lab with experimentation of newtechnologies. The clusteris the initiators and program leader of the NordicBuzzaccelerator program with morethan 120 participatingentrepreneurs. 

Betinahaspreviouslyheldmanagingpositionswithin the lifestyleindustryoverseas
in Japan, UK  and the US and hasworked as head of educationat Via Design.  Todaybesidesherpositionat the cluster, sheholdsboardpositions in
lifestyle companies  and serves as mentor.