Ole strange (born 1952 in Copenhagen, Denmark ) has had a long career in Management positions in electronic companies and in the Medical Device field. Educated as an Electronic Engineer Ole Strange started his career in Sales & Marketing, spending 4+ years in the US as CEO and President of the Sales & Marketing subsidiary of Danish electronic company Dantec.
After his return to Denmark his career has been centered around General Management as CEO or as Management Consultant. This includes 11 years as CEO of disposable ECG electrode company Medicotest (now Ambu), 5 years as independent Management Consultant and 8 years with Hollister Incorporated as Director of Operations in Denmark.
From 2002 to 2007 Ole Strange ran his own Management Consulting Company specialized in strategy development for Private Equity and Venture Capital funds as well as working with Private Equity owned and Venture Capital financed companies. This included investment analysis, business case evaluations and investment advising. Furthermore, Ole Strange has been very involved in a number of start-up companies within medical device area as working Chairman or CEO as well as actively raising capital (most successful company funding raised US $ 35 M).
Ole Strange also has significant experience as non-executive board member and chairman of a number of companies and industries, specialized in generation shift in family owned companies.