The team behind Risika

Bjarki Mar Stefansson

Back-end developer

MSc in Software Engineering and specializing in Machine Learning and Data Science

Christoffer Ljørring

Co-founder & Chief Data Scientist

Cand.scient.oecon from Copenhagen University with experience in statistics and Data Science.

Dovydas Gulbinas

Back-end developer

Bachelor's degree in Modern technology physics with extensive experience within Python and multiple SQL flavors. 

Jesper Mahler Clemmensen

Senior Sales Manager

Over 30 years of experience in the financial sector with counselling of business customers and sales of financial products. 

Jonas Thiesen

Full-Stack Developer

Extensive experience in web development, specializing in JavaScript. 

Kristoffer Ekelund Gerdes

Customer Succes Manager

MSc in Economics and Business Administration with focus on Global Marketing & Innovation Management, from the University of Southern Denmark. 

Nicolai Rasmussen

Co-founder & CFO

MSc in Business Administration and Auditing from Copenhagen Business School, many years of experience working for one of the largest accounting firms with focus on fintech start-ups among other areas.

Oscar Werner

Data Scientist (Student assistant)

Studying Data Science at the IT-University of Copenhagen.

Ruben Lindegaard

Head of Sales

Over 10 years of experience in sales and credit-granting in the financial sector.

Themis Skovgaard Ioannidis

Senior Sales Manager

More than 25 years experience with sales. 

Thorbjørn Rønje

Co-founder & Chief Strategist

Entrepreneur and investor with experience in e-commerce, blockchain and other emerging technologies.

Timm Jeppesen

Co-founder & CEO

MSc in Business Administration and Management Science, from Copenhagen Business School with extensive experience in innovation and data-driven business development in the financial sector.

Troels Ynddal


Master in Computer Science from Copenhagen University, specializing in Python-development.

Tsvetomir Batinov

Full-stack developer

BA in Computer Science at Copenhagen School of Design and Technology (KEA). 

Advisory Board

Mads Jakobsen

Chairman of the Board & Senior Advisor

Previous bank director and Executive Board member of Nordea Group. Advisor in relation to strategy, culture, and management.

Martin Lavesen

Managing Partner at DLA Piper Denmark

Advisor on everything within the spectrum of law, compliance, network, and negotiation. 

Peter Schmiegelow

Owner of Schmiegelow Investment Counselling A/S

Investment counselor with clients in Denmark and England.