Erik Kristiansen founded BRAINS 2015 on September 1st in central Copenhagen, Denmark. Their main delivery is Accelerated Innovation and Learning. Erik has operated more than 25 international learning programs in the years 2012-2017 and has executed innovation tasks for public and private companies. All programs apply design thinking, business modelling and lean startup principles. Finally, they deliver leadership programs university management, and are engaged in research projects documenting skill gains. Erik wants to connect to young startups in Africa and do on-the-spot and distance counselling for value creation and growth strategy.