Mads Engelund

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Building a high-tech company on a shoestring budget
Mads's Skills
User Experience
Programming
Technical
Background

Startup Experience

First time founder

Age Group

36-55

About Mads

I am a technical founder, who has taken the business side seriously. The company is aiming at a high-tech market but I have found a way to enter at low cost. The technology could be the huge in the future of manufacture. Looking for a CEO so I can focus on product development.

Quote

From the point of view of a founder or entrepreneur, you want your company to always be a monopoly. - Peter Thiel

Work Experience

Scientific Software Developer

QuantumWise A/S

June 2010 - August 2013

Using my background as a physicist to develop the first truely easy to use atomic-scale materials simulations. I Was the 5th hire in the company and was part of their rapid growth.

Postdoctoral Researcher

Centro de Fisica de Materiales

November 2013 - January 2017

During my research work here, I got the business idea that I am currently pursuing. It was a great time.

Education

Technical University of Denmark

Ph. D. in Applied Physics

2001 - 2010

Accelerator/Incubator

Nyuko - Opening Band

2017