About us

Founder

Martin Spanggaard

M.Sc. Management Engineering, Innovation Management

CEO

Martin has worked as project- and department manager within purchasing, planning and supply chain management. He possesses solid intercultural competences acquired by solving global challenges as well as international assignments in Yugoslavia, China and USA.

His professional background comprises among others: Purchasing, planning, inventory control, process- and IT-optimization. Strategic utilization of both inventory and resource capacity in order to maximize delivery performance, respond with agility to market dynamics, and minimize net working capital.

Effective competence planning and development as well as defining and leading organizational changes are also among Martin’s interests and capabilities.

Martin has been working on development of stratifiers since May 2012, and is the inventor of several of the patented solutions.

Background

EyeCular Technologies is a spin out company from the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), based on technology invented in the Solar Energy department at DTU.

The first technology was invented and patented in 2006, and has since been developed into a commercially attractive product and further patented.

The founding team has all been associated with the University.

The team

Felix Arnold

M.Sc. Climate Change, Impacts, Mitigation and Adaptation

Account Manager

Felix holds a Master’s degree in Climate Change from Copenhagen University.

He has been working for EyeCular since January 2017

Within the customer service department, he is mainly responsible for our German and English speaking clients.

Giulia Ferrante

M.Sc. Geography and Geoinformatics

Account Manager

Giulia is a Geographer graduated from Copenhagen University with a background in humanity studies.

She has been working for EyeCular since July 2016.

She is part of our sales and customer service department and she is responsible of sales, marketing and customer relationship for the Italian and English speaking markets.

Kristoffer Borris Johnsen

Mechanical Engineer

Product Developer

Kristoffer is a Mechanical Engineer from the Technical University of Denmark, and has worked for EyeCular Technologies since December 2014.

He is responsible for developing out technology, with his main focus on the stratification device itself. His work entails designing of test methods, programming of quantification tools, updating and maintaining the test equipment, designing/producing or buying of needed materials/products for testing, performing tests, evaluating test results and utilization of all the above for improving the efficiency or reducing the cost of our product portfolio.

Partner – Technical University of Denmark

Simon Furbo

Associate Professor, DTU, Solar Energy

Sr. Technology Consultant

Simon has since 1976 worked on solar heating research projects at the Technical University of Denmark. He did his Ph.D. study on heat storage for solar heating systems.

He has since 1996 also been responsible for education on solar heating systems, he has supervised Ph.D. students working on heat storage and solar heating systems and he has been leader of the solar energy research group at the Technical University of Denmark. His areas of expertise are: Heat storage, hot water tanks, thermal stratification in hot water tanks, heat of fusion storage, test methods for heat storage, solar collectors and solar heating systems.

Since the middle of the 1980’ties he has been project leader of a large number of research projects on heat storage, solar heating systems for domestic hot water supply, solar combi systems for space heating and domestic hot water supply and solar heating plants. The projects have often both theoretical and experimental character.

External consultants

Berit Spanggaard

Master, Intercultural Management

HR Manager and Sales & Marketing Support, French speaking markets

Berit has more than 15 years of experiences within human resources management. Her specialties are Mobility/Expatriation Management, Compensation & Benefits and recruitment as well as HR administration.

In addition, Berit has been working and living in Paris for seven years, and possess a proficient level in French.

Berit is managing HR and supports EyeCular Technologies doing business in French speaking markets.

Andreas Svindt

Mechanical Engineer, Student Assistant

Product Manager

Andreas holds a Diploma in Mechanical Engineer from the Technical University of Denmark, and has worked for EyeCular Technologies since September 2014. By January 2017, Andreas went back to the University to work on his Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

His main focus is product design analysis, selection of stratification material, development of the mounting system as well as overall configuration of the product. Also Andreas is responsible for outsourcing of production, including vendor selection and collaboration, initiating production of components as well as establishing a dedicated assembly line for the final product.

Board members

Mikael Schroder

Managing Director (retired), METRO THERM

Head of Board

Tom Weidner

Investment Manager, Capnova

Board member

Jacob Ulrik Petersen

Director Business Development, OFS

Board member

Martin Spanggaard

CEO, EyeCular Technologies

Board member