Erik Rasmussen

Having followed 13 Danish prime ministers, 12 American presidents, and 8 UN Secretary Generals and written and initiated thousands of analyses and reports on politics, global trends, welfare, and corporate sustainability, Erik Rasmussen (born 1941) is probably your best navigator in today's market reality

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Biography

Having followed 13 Danish prime ministers, 12 American presidents, and 8 UN Secretary Generals and written and initiated thousands of analyses and reports on politics, global trends, welfare, and corporate sustainability, Erik Rasmussen (born 1941) is probably your best navigator in today’s market reality.

60 years of experience in the media industry has made him one of Scandinavia’s leading agenda-setters. At the age of 27, he became editor-in-chief of the leading Danish business newspaper “Børsen” and in 1989 he founded the Danish think-tank and media corporation Monday Morning.

World Economic Forum named Erik Rasmussen one of the world’s 100 most influential journalists, and he has received Denmark’s most prestigious media award, “Den Store Publicistpris” (The Grand Publishing Award). He founded the Copenhagen Climate Council in 2007 which became think-tank Sustainia in 2009.

Talks on health

Besides sustainability projects and workshops, you can book Erik for talks on health. It builds on personal experience and will be different from anything else you have heard. His style is poignant, provocative, humorous, innovative, combining captivating storytelling with strong factuality.

Erik Rasmussen’s drive is motivated by years of tough fights against mortal diseases, such as cancer and septic shock (deadly blood poisoning). Together with his wife he developed complementary survival strategies, and in spite of a very gloomy prognosis, he is now cured and is in exceptionally strong shape. His fight with cancer and dangerous bacteria have taught him a lot about surviving against all odds and how to mobilise your hidden resources. His lessons learned about winning the ultimate game is told in his best selling book “The Day You Get Cancer”.

Erik Rasmussen has shared his experiences in numerous talks that make the audience rethink their personal risks and opportunities. This is the test of your survival instincts.

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Kelly Lynch
Kelly LynchSales Director
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