Management

Konrad A. Kierklo

As leading co-founder of Miinto Group, Konrad A. Kierklo is blessed with a creative and unique entrepreneurial spirit that serves him well as Group CEO of Miinto Group. Konrad has won several entrepreneurial and business awards during his tenure at Miinto.dk as he has shown great vision and leadership in turning Miinto one of Scandinavia´s most successful online fashion businesses. Konrad attended the University of Southern Denmark and served as a financial advisor at KPMG before co-founding Miinto in 2009. Konrad has played a major part in the success of Miinto.com, and he continues to be a huge asset to the company. In January 2016, Konrad was proclaimed one of the most influential entrepreneurs by ‘Forbes 30 under 30 Europe 2016’.

Jill Jensby

As Group CBO Jill is responsible for the Buying strategy, supply chain functions and brand partnerships for Miinto. Jill has an extensive background within the fashion industry both as the owner of her own fashion store and as buyer in one of Denmark’s largest department stores building up strong relationships with both national and international fashion brands. Jill is educated from Business College South as Buyer, specialized in supply chain and process optimising.

Maja Louise Wikke

As Operations Manager Maja is one of the key profiles at Miinto implementing and operating numerous action plans both securing a continuously improving website and heightening the process in customer service. Maja has increased the focus on customer satisfaction, the all over usability and has transformed Miinto customer service into a streamlined operation leading a team of dedicated minds servicing the millions of customers visiting Miinto every month. Maja has an extensive background within the retail industry and the customer service area both as store manager, managing various start ups and has the last couple of years been an essential part of Miinto. Maja is a passionate and business minded leader with focus on daily growth, usability and great customer experience.

Martin Flensborg

As Group CSO Martin has within a short period of time made significant results and international growth at Miinto. Martin holds a M.Sc. in Business & Marketing with an international background and has extensive sales, marketing and management experience from highly competitive business environments in senior positions at Dong Energy, Dell, Hewlett Packard, e-conomic A/S & TDC. Martin has a proven track record of creating top line growth, commercial turn around & increasing commercial effectiveness. Martin is recognised as a passionate leader and manager for Sales, Channel relations, CRM, Marketing and Business intelligence departments.

Marek Brach

As CTO of Miinto.com, Marek is very passionate about technology and designing, building and delivering innovation. Marek is highly experienced in business development with a technical background that is well balanced with extensive management and communication skills letting him craft and introduce industry leading product and features. Marek’s ability to drive product planning, analyze and develop new business opportunities and running innovative technological projects is what always let him successfully turn product vision into reality. A skill that has proved itself in his dedicated work at Miinto delivering countless improving and innovative solutions as he always works hard and focused on enhancing the end-user experience and executive management satisfaction.

Martin Dahl Carstensen

As Group CFO Martin has extensive experience in managing and building group finance functions in high-growth global companies with focus on optimizing and streamlining procedures. Martin has a background as an auditor at KPMG and has furthermore for the past 11 years worked within the online shopping and retail industries with both B2B and B2C sales in several countries. Martin holds a M.Sc. Cand. Merc. Aud., Business Economics and Auditing from Copenhagen Business School.

Jake Petersen

As Managing Director of Miinto.no, Jake Petersen leads the Norwegian unit of Miinto and is heading a team of talented and successful individuals. Jake took little time turning Miinto.no into a successful online fashion business that is treasured and respected by designers, retailers and fashion-conscious people all over Norway. Jake is no stranger to sales and marketing as he has an extensive background within the service sector in Scandinavia.

Marc Kooiman

As Managing Director of Miinto Benelux, Marc Kooiman is responsible for bringing The Netherlands’ biggest online fashion platform to the next level. Marc holds a master’s degree in Business Administration and has extensive management experience within the fashion industry and retail sector leading international brands and companies eg. Gaastra, Van Gils and Euretco, and has a large network in the retail and brand industry in Europe.

Bestseller United

The successful international fashion company Bestseller is founded in Denmark and family-owned by the Holch Povlsen family. Bestseller operates as an apparel company representing more than 20 individual fashion brands, employs more than 15,000 people around the globe and is present in 45 countries. In addition to playing a leading role in middle ranged fashion Bestseller also invests in growth-oriented companies.

Jesper Buch

At present, Jesper Buch is a seed investor in Miinto as well as one of Denmark´s most successful online entrepreneurs. He launched his first business enterprise in 2000, Just-Eat, that proved to be an instant success and Jesper wasted no time in expanding the company to several countries within Europe. Since then, Just-Eat has become a market leader and boasts an annual turnover that supersedes its nearest rivals by far. Today. Jesper is based in Marbella, Spain, from where he acts as a management consultant to several national and international business ventures in his investment portfolio.

Carsten Mikkelsen

Carsten Mikkelsen is a seed investor in Miinto and acts as an advisor to the management team. Carsten is a multi-talented entrepreneur and innovator that has launched and co-founded a host of successful businesses across the globe, including the Danish night club chain Crazy Daisy. In addition, Carsten contributed to the success of Just-Eat.com in a role as seed investor.
Within the business community, Carsten has gained a solid reputation for his management, sales and marketing prowess and serves on steering committees for several Danish and international companies and projects. Thus, Carsten is a valuable asset to companies all over the world and has a unique ability to inspire the people around him in a way that breeds creativity and success.

Konrad A. Kierklo

Konrad is a leading co-founder and partner in miinto.com and possesses a unique business talent that has lead him to remarkable results early in his career – e.g. nominated and won several entrepreneurial awards Latest, in January 2016, when he was proclaimed one of the most influential entrepreneurs by ‘Forbes 30 under 30 Europe 2016’. In addition, Konrad often takes the time to speak at educational institutions and expos all over Denmark and serves as an inspiration to young individuals that are blessed with entrepreneurial aspirations of their own.

Prior to launching Miinto.dk, Konrad actively explored a range of business opportunities, including the launch of ex.dk which would eventually lead to the successful launch of Miinto.dk.

Jake Petersen

As Managing Director of Miinto.no, Jake Petersen leads the Norwegian unit of Miinto and is heading a team of talented and successful individuals. Jake took little time turning Miinto.no into a successful online fashion business that is treasured and respected by designers, retailers and fashion-conscious people all over Norway.

Carsten Mikkelsen

Carsten Mikkelsen is a seed investor in Miinto and acts as an advisor to the management team. Carsten is a multi-talented entrepreneur and innovator that has launched and co-founded a host of successful businesses across the globe, including the Danish night club chain Crazy Daisy. In addition, Carsten contributed to the success of Just-Eat.com in a role as seed investor.
Within the business community, Carsten has gained a solid reputation for his management, sales and marketing prowess and serves on steering committees for several Danish and international companies and projects. Thus, Carsten is a valuable asset to companies all over the world and has a unique ability to inspire the people around him in a way that breeds creativity and success.

Konrad A. Kierklo

Konrad is a leading co-founder and partner in miinto.com and possesses a unique business talent that has lead him to remarkable results early in his career – e.g. nominated and won several entrepreneurial awards Latest, in January 2016, when he was proclaimed one of the most influential entrepreneurs by ‘Forbes 30 under 30 Europe 2016’. In addition, Konrad often takes the time to speak at educational institutions and expos all over Denmark and serves as an inspiration to young individuals that are blessed with entrepreneurial aspirations of their own.

Prior to launching Miinto.dk, Konrad actively explored a range of business opportunities, including the launch of ex.dk which would eventually lead to the successful launch of Miinto.dk.

Regina M. Andersen

Regina is a lawyer, mediator and advisor and operates from her own independent platform “Law & More” offering expert advice while sharing knowledge through various mentorships. She holds a law degree from the University of Copenhagen and has studied mediation at Pepperdine University in Los Angeles. In addition to Copenhagen she has worked and lived in Rome, Cape Town and Phnom Penh. She is a strong believer in shared value and sustainability. Regina M. Andersen holds a number of board positions including in the Danish Crowdfunding Association and the BESTSELLER FOUNDATION an impact investor focusing on alleviating poverty and promoting sustainable development notably in India and Africa. Regina is a keen open water swimmer.

Eva Kruse

As co-founder and CEO of Danish Fashion Institute, Eva Kruse is one of the most respected and influential profiles within the Scandinavian fashion scene. Eva Kruse is a pioneer within sustainable fashion and since 2008, she has worked towards the goal of implementing a more sustainable way of thinking in the international fashion industry. She is the brain behind the world’s largest event on sustainable fashion, the biennale Copenhagen Fashion Summit. Furthermore, in the fall of 2013 she held a TedX talk in Copenhagen with the theme “Changing the world through fashion”. Eva Kruses hard and dedicated work with Copenhagen Fashion Week the last 10 years has resulted in continuously growing attention from the international fashion industry and has had a major role in branding Danish design and getting Copenhagen acknowledged as an important and influential fashion capital.

Niels Mikkelsen

Niels Mikkelsen has a career track from various parts of fashion, sports and FMCG industries. Coupled with a versatile experience, extensive personal/strategic relations across industries, long term strategic business mind-set and a high degree of commercial (brand universe, distribution and product) skills. Niels is seen as visionary, innovative, passionate and a highly performance driven person, keeping complex areas simple and straight forward in communication. Niels has worked with some of Scandinavia’s biggest brands and is former CEO of IC Group meaning leading 11 brand strategies for 500 stores in 40 countries. Niels now works as an active investor and is the co-owner of the distinguished brands ParkLane and Stine Goya and holds different investments in several other industries. Niels also works as professional board member and an industrial adviser for private equity firms in London.

Jesper Buch

At present, Jesper Buch is a seed investor in Miinto as well as one of Denmark´s most successful online entrepreneurs. He launched his first business enterprise in 2000, Just-Eat, that proved to be an instant success and Jesper wasted no time in expanding the company to several countries within Europe. Since then, Just-Eat has become a market leader and boasts an annual turnover that supersedes its nearest rivals by far. Today. Jesper is based in Marbella, Spain, from where he acts as a management consultant to several national and international business ventures in his investment portfolio.