Thor Hauberg is a seasoned professional with a diverse background in business development, strategy, and innovation. Currently serving as the Director of Venture Lab at NTT DATA Business Solutions Nordics, he engages with ambitious tech startups and established firms to address hard problems with emergent digital technologies.
Thor's expertise extends to various roles, including Director of Business Development & Strategy and Principal Expert in IoT. He has contributed significantly to the intersection of strategy and technology, focusing on digital strategy, smart products, industry 4.0, and the intelligent enterprise.
In addition to his corporate roles, Thor Hauberg is an External Lecturer in innovation management at Copenhagen Business School, emphasizing the importance of continuous learning and personal development.
As a board member of Olsen & Pedersen Stål A/S, he brings his strategic insights to the industrial sector.
An alumnus from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, NYU Stern School of Business, and Copenhagen Business School, Thor achieved his BA and MSc in Business Administration and psychology.
Commencing his professional journey as a Junior Consultant at CBS Junior Consultant in 2007, Thor quickly demonstrated his potential, leading to subsequent roles at Direktionsassistent, Sales Controller at Gertsen & Olufsen A/S, and Partner at Network4People in PS4 A/S.
In 2009, Thor Hauberg further expanded his expertise by founding SB Service & Levering / Studenterbolaget, showcasing his entrepreneurial spirit. Following this, he assumed the role of Co-founder and Strategic Advisor at Thoughtbeans in January 2011. His entrepreneurial ventures continued as he served as Head of Administration & Marketing at 4C Management Consulting from March 2013 to August 2014.
Thor's journey continued with significant contributions in the tech industry. He served as Director of Digital Business Strategy and Principal Expert IoT at NTT DATA Business Solutions Nordics, playing a crucial role in digital strategy, smart products, industry 4.0, and the intelligent enterprise. His extensive experience led him to take on the role of Director, Digital Business Strategy at itelligence Transformation Lab, working at the intersection of strategy and exponential technology.
In 2022, Thor Hauberg assumed the role of Director at Venture Lab, where he engaged with ambitious tech startups in the B2B space, emphasizing deep technical expertise and global scalability. Simultaneously, he became an External Lecturer in innovation management at Copenhagen Business School.
Thor's multifaceted experience and strategic acumen position him as a versatile leader, contributing to various aspects of business, strategy, and technology. His latest roles, including Director at Venture Lab and Board Member, reflect his ongoing commitment to fostering innovation and driving impactful change in the technology and business landscape.
Thor Hauberg envisions a future where innovation, technology, and strategic leadership converge to create transformative solutions for businesses and society. With a focus on fostering entrepreneurship, driving digital strategy, and embracing emerging technologies, Thor seeks to empower organizations to navigate the complexities of the modern business landscape.
His vision encompasses a commitment to ethical, responsible, and sustainable practices, ensuring that advancements in technology contribute positively to societal well-being. Thor's strategic foresight and dedication to continuous learning position him as a catalyst for positive change, aiming to shape a future where innovation and leadership synergize for lasting impact.
Recognition and Awards
- You think you make smart decisions - Think again! | NTT Data
- Unlocking SAP’s potential with AI-driven innovation for seamless extension | GDS Group
- About the Author Thor Hauberg | NTT Data Solutions
- Thor Hauberg | ResearchGate
- Craft, Reflexivity, and the Clinical Practice of Management | vbn.aau
- AI and the productivity paradox // Thoughts on AI | LinkedIn article
- Why we need ‘datafication’ | Thoughts on AI
- Department of Management, Society and Communication | Copenhagen Business School
- You think you make smart decisions - think again! | LinkedIn
- Learnings from digitizing products and value-chain in midsize Danish enterprises (top 50 to 500)? | LinkedIn
- Why you should always build a business case and the only exception | LinkedIn
- IoT as an Ethical Challenge | LinkedIn