John Helmsøe-Zinck

John has over twenty years of experience at executive level within the IT industry, management consulting and as a risk capitalist. He has held positions as CEO for Fujitsu/ICL, VP and CEO for A.T. Kearney Copenhagen, Global VP for Commodore Group, CEO for Commodore Computers and OEM Manager at Hewlett-Packard.

John is now Managing Partner at Via Venture Partners A/S, a leading Nordic private equity fund within IT, managing EUR 260 million and 14 portfolio companies. In addition to Adra, he is a board member of: ePocket AS (Norway), Projectplace AB (Sweden), KCEO A/S (Denmark) and DdD Retail A/S (Denmark). He also has independent board positions with Cybercity (Chairman), TC Group A/S (Chairman), Bergsøe4 (Chairman/board member), Jamo, and others.


Nationality

Danish

Education

MBA from Harvard Business School and B.Sc (Economics) from Copenhagen University