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Copenhagen is for you

Think outside the box and help us find a different way of doing business and living sustainably. Define what Copenhagen is to become.

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Where science meets life in the perfect way. 

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Copenhagen is the best place in Europe to do business.

We usually don’t like to brag, but the numbers speak for themselves…
  • What we do
  • Help international businesses establish
  • Talent attraction, onboarding and retention
  • Place branding

We attract international companies, investment, and professional talent to ensure continuous, sustainable growth in Denmark and in the Greater Copenhagen Region.

We do this by promoting our metropolitan region and country globally and using our network and experience across industry, academia, and the public sector to guide our customers through their opportunities.

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From the moment you are considering Denmark as an option, to the moment you are ready to expand your business here, we guide you every step along the way. As experts within the Life Science, Tech, and Green Transition sectors – we hook you up with our exclusive networks in the Greater Copenhagen Region.

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We help you find, onboard and retain the world’s best in a highly competitive labour market!

Our talent team is working relentlessly to nurture a competitive talent pool and match your business with the right highly qualified international professionals that will take your business to the next level.

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One of our core tasks is to brand Denmark and the Greater Copenhagen Region as attractive places to set up a business and for professionals to build a career. 

We do so through strategic place branding initiatives and digital campaigns highlighting our core values and business structure. 

You might recognise us from a series of masterful campaigns and established place brands such as the Greater Copenhagen Region, State of Denmark, Headstart, Medicon Valley, and Copenhagen Goodwill Ambassadors, to name a few!

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Businesses that made the move

Flux Partners Chooses Copenhagen Over Stockholm for Nordic Headquarters The Dutch consultancy firm Flux Partners expands to Copenhagen creating 35 jobs in the capital.
Copenhagen Welcomes Yingli Solar's Expansion into Denmark's Green Energy Sector The Chinese enterprise Yingli Solar, a frontrunner in the global solar energy industry expands to Copenhagen.
World-leading Semiconductor Manufacturer is Expanding with 125 jobs in Frederikssund Topsil GlobalWafers announces major expansion in Denmark creating 125 new jobs.
Tokyo-based DeepTech Company Scurid Expands to Copenhagen DeepTech company Scurid recently announced the establishment of its new EU HQ in Copenhagen.
Ukrainian Software company Defies War and Opens Nordic Headquarter in Copenhagen Despite the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine, IT company Diceus, based in Kyiv, has chosen to open a Nordic headquarters in Copenhagen to strengthen its presence in the region. This move is seen as both a strategic expansion and a recognition of the support Denmark and its people have provided to Ukraine.
Beta Mobility Expands to Copenhagen: Accelerating Green Mobility Solutions in the Nordics In a strategic move to improve its presence in the Nordic region and contribute to the ongoing green transition in cities, Beta Mobility, a renowned Norwegian team of mobility experts, has chosen Copenhagen for its latest expansion.
The Nordics’ Largest Carsharing Company Parks in Copenhagen’s Streets Hyre, the Norwegian carsharing company, is expanding the growing carsharing market in Copenhagen. Its goal is to have a thousand cars on the capital’s streets during the next three years.
The Islandic company Controlant, a global leader in the digital transformation of pharma supply chains, is establishing in Denmark Many of the world’s leading pharmaceutical and logistics companies already trust Controlant to make their operations significantly more reliable and cost-effective. With the new office in Denmark, Controlant is fully prepared for the growth journey ahead.
This Car Wash Company Will Save 99% of Water in Denmark Woshapp, the sustainable Swedish car wash company, is expanding into the Danish market and will contribute to the Danish green transition efforts. Partnering with local car-sharing operators, Woshapp will help save water and minimise its environmental impact. Copenhagen Capacity had the pleasure of assisting Woshapp with setting up in Copenhagen and introducing it to local companies, potential partners, and service providers.
The EV Company is Powering the Green Transition The smart electric vehicles company, XPENG, is expanding its presence in Denmark. On February 3rd, XPENG is opening its new delivery and service centre and Danish headquarters in Hillerød. XPENG will strengthen the international business ecosystem in Hillerød and create additional jobs.
Japanese Online Marketplace Establishes Its European Office in Denmark The Tokyo Stock Exchange-listed online auction house, AUCNET, is opening its European office in Copenhagen. COO Masaaki Furukawa will manage the European branch, with President Yasuto Saito as CEO. By expanding its business in Europe, AUCNET hopes to secure more suppliers of second-hand luxury goods and to improve the customer experience. As the global market for second-hand goods is growing, AUCNET’s expansion cannot be more timely. The clothing industry is estimated to amount to €35.4 billion worldwide in 2021, and exceed €83.7 billion in 2026. While this resale industry offers substantial profits globally, it is often individuals supplying the products. That presents multiple challenges in ensuring a stable supply chain.
A Finnish Ice Cream Brand With Local Vegan Flavours Opens Its First Store In Copenhagen Nordic Gelato Factory produces handmade, vegan ice cream based on local ingredients. The company has just established itself in Denmark with its factory in Charlottenlund and opened its first store in Tivoli.
German Start-up to Make Nordic Cities Greener from Its New Copenhagen Office The German company – BABLE Smart Cities – has just established their Nordic-Baltic head office in Copenhagen. The company provides innovative solutions that help public and private organisations collaborate to develop sustainable cities fit for the future. Copenhagen's extensive ecosystem of sustainable companies and thorough advice from Copenhagen Capacity were vital for the company in its decision to expand into the region.
The Norwegian InfoTiles Will Ensure Sustainable Water Management for Danes InfoTiles has expanded its business with a presence at the Niras Green Tech Hub in Allerød. Offering a sustainable technological solution to the water value chain, InfotTiles will strengthen Eastern Denmark's green portfolio.
Copenhagen Capacity Celebrates Danmark's Largest Foreign Investment Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies' second expansion in Hillerød makes it the largest foreign investment in Denmark. It will transform the site into the largest end-to-end contract development manufacturing organization in Europe. This investment is expected to create approximately 450 new jobs. That will be a significant increase in addition to 1150 employees currently working in Hillerød and the 300 jobs created by the first expansion.
Ferring Pharmaceuticals Creates 120 New Jobs The international pharmaceutical company Ferring Pharmaceuticals A/S creates 120 new jobs in its new Danish headquarters. The company already employs 600 people and moves parts of its activities within global marketing, business development, and logistics from Switzerland to Denmark.
The Sustainable German Engineering Company, Werner Sobek, Establishes in Copenhagen Creating 12 new jobs and contributing to the green transition within the building industry, the German engineering company, Werner Sobek, opened its Nordic headquarters in Copenhagen, inspired by the innovative ecosystem of sustainable architecture and construction firms in the capital.
The German smart-grocery company, Gorillas, disrupts Copenhagen’s grocery market The way we buy groceries is constantly evolving due to new innovative companies like the German-owned company Gorillas. With the help from Copenhagen Capacity, the company has expanded to Greater Copenhagen.
The UK- Student Accommodation Company Establishes Regional Head Quarter in Greater Copenhagen Inclusion in the real-estate market is an essential aspect within social sustainability, which the UK Company Kexgill targets by providing inclusive social housing opportunities. Now, through the help of Copenhagen Capacity, the company expands to Greater Copenhagen.
The UK-based microbiome company establishes regional headquarter in Copenhagen The UK-based company, Enbiosis Biotechnology, has with help from Copenhagen Capacity chosen to establish its regional headquarters in Copenhagen and expects to have approx. 20 employees onboard within 3 years.
The global mobility and smart city organizer Electronomous relocates to Copenhagen Greater Copenhagen has a pioneering smart-city ecosystem with key drivers for sustainable acceleration and innovation, and now Electronomous – the organization behind the International Mobility Summit - is expanding to Copenhagen.
UK-based life science company moves global headquarters to Copenhagen Copenhagen Capacity has assisted the life science company, Curaizon, in the process of finding the ideal location for its headquarters which has successfully resulted in a relocation to Copenhagen.
Scott Logic opens Nordic headquarters in Copenhagen The UK-based software consultancy, Scott Logic, has chosen Copenhagen for its North European headquarters, which will serve both as a hub for closer local business relations and as a springboard for expansion into the wider European markets. The reasons why? Long-standing business and the fact that Copenhagen is growing into a vibrant fintech and financial hub.
Scott Logic opens Nordic headquarters in Copenhagen The UK-based software consultancy, Scott Logic, has chosen Copenhagen for its North European headquarters, which will serve both as a hub for closer local business relations and as a springboard for expansion into the wider European markets. The reasons why? Long-standing business and the fact that Copenhagen is growing into a vibrant fintech and financial hub.
Scott Logic opens Nordic headquarters in Copenhagen The UK-based software consultancy, Scott Logic, has chosen Copenhagen for its North European headquarters, which will serve both as a hub for closer local business relations and as a springboard for expansion into the wider European markets. The reasons why? Long-standing business and the fact that Copenhagen is growing into a vibrant fintech and financial hub.
Fintech frontrunner opens Nordic headquarters in Copenhagen FinTech frontrunner InvestSuite has opened offices in five countries since June last year. Copenhagen is the latest stop, owing to the city’s vibrant fintech community and opportunities to build business in the wider Scandinavian market.
Unibio places R&D in Greater Copenhagen Bio-manufacturing company, Unibio, has its R&D, pilot facility and semi-industrial production plant in Greater Copenhagen. Owing to an eco-system enabling sustainable circular production, Unibio is reaping environmental benefits and financial savings.
Japanese pharma giant opens Nordic headquarter in Greater Copenhagen With more than 15.000 employees in over 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo is the largest pharmaceutical company in Japan. The Nordics is now the next stop for the global company that has chosen to open its Nordic headquarter in Greater Copenhagen.
ModelMe3D chooses Greater Copenhagen Denmark’s high level of digitisation and focus on energy-efficient building were decisive for smart city startup, ModelMe3D, who has established its first sales and marketing office in Greater Copenhagen.
FMC chooses Copenhagen for new European research centre FMC Corporation has chosen Copenhagen for its new European innovation centre and headquarters. A strong research environment for food and biologicals and easy access to international talent were decisive factors.
hedgehog lab chooses Copenhagen for European headquarters Newcastle tech company hedgehog lab has opened its first mainland European office in Copenhagen with the prospect of becoming the European headquarters after Brexit.
SAP opens development centre in Copenhagen The German IT company SAP has opened SAP Experience Center in Copenhagen to assist Danish companies in taking digital leadership.
SYBO teams up with Copenhagen Capacity to attract talent Celebrating five years in business this year, mobile game company SYBO, creator of Subway Surfers, can look back at impressive growth rates. To keep afloat of its own success and fulfil a strategy of attracting more international talent, SYBO partnered up with Copenhagen Capacity.
Astellas: Copenhagen is the perfect location for our Nordic headquarters The global pharmaceutical company Astellas has gathered all corporate support functions to its Nordic and Baltic sales units in Copenhagen. This is owing to Copenhagen’s unique geography, allowing for a multicultural corporate environment with strong local understanding of all markets in the Nordic region.
CRRC Wind Power opens European R&D office in Greater Copenhagen The leading Chinese wind turbine manufacturer, CRRC Wind Power (Shandong) Co., Ltd, has opened an R&D office in Greater Copenhagen, which will serve as a hub for advanced product development and strengthen cooperation with local partners on wind projects in Europe.
Roche Innovation Center Copenhagen The Swiss pharma giant Roche has chosen Copenhagen for its innovation centre specialising in RNA therapeutics research, owing to the Danish life science industry and its talent.
Elkjøp Nordic chooses Copenhagen for Scandinavian customer service centre The largest consumer electronics retailer in the Nordic countries, Elkjøp Nordic, has chosen Copenhagen for its new Scandinavian customer service centre with 300 employees.
IBM chooses Copenhagen for innovation centre IBM is expanding its global activities with a new client innovation centre in Copenhagen. Within two years, 250 IT professionals will be employed at the new centre, working with ground-breaking technologies within big data and cognitive computing.
Hitachi opens Big Data laboratory in Copenhagen Hitachi chooses Copenhagen for its first Big Data laboratory in mainland Europe. Denmark’s strong competencies in data availability, health technology, smart city and energy efficiency were decisive for the choice.
GoerTek Inc. opens European audio research centre in Copenhagen The Chinese consumer electronics company GoerTek has placed its first European headquarters and audio research centre in Copenhagen. Winning factors were the availability of talent and centrality in Europe.
Global fintech company opens Nordic office in Copenhagen Funderbeam, who offers a crowdfunding platform for investors to become share owners in exciting growth companies has the hots for Copenhagen’s highly skilled talents and business-friendly environment – and the answer was obvious when Funderbeam had to launch its Scandinavian business.
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We make your life easier by introducing international professionals to your business.
Here are our latest talent attraction campaigns.

Bright - South Jutland Campaign A State of Denmark
The South Jutland Bright campaign attracted 2.538 job applications from engineers, IT specialists, project managers and more to jobs within the green transition.
Copenhagen Life Science A State of Denmark
The campaign was seen +10 million times, and 13 life science organisations participated with 40 open jobs, resulting in 28 candidates hired for positions such as research scientists, lab technicians, validation engineers, and analytical chemists.
Attracting skilled workers to Region Zealand A State of Denmark
The Region Zealand campaign attracted over 350 job applicants within the construction sector to several companies in the region while also promoting Region Zealand as a vibrant and attractive place to live and work. 
Tech talent in Denmark A State of Denmark
35 companies received more than 9000 experienced candidates in total within Frontend, Backend, Fullstack, DevOps, IT Architecture, Data Science, IOS/Android, Software engineering
Attract skilled labour to Denmark A State of Denmark
21 companies received 2.000 skilled applicants, among which operators, welders, technicians, electricians, blacksmiths and metal workers
Microbiome in Greater Copenhagen Greater Copenhagen Region
27 companies and research groups hired a total of 66 international and highly qualified life science and microbiome researchers, scientists and specialists
Green Deal Denmark Greater Copenhagen Region
10 companies with a strong focus on sustainably attracted candidates across all business functions, such as HR, finance, IT & tech, business development, marketing and engineering
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Klaus Rovsing Kristiansen Deputy Director of Investment Promotion & Head of Analysis
Anne Have Kjærholm Head of Tech Team, Expand & Retain
Rikke Petersen Head of Green Transition Team
Niels Thun Andersen Head of Life Science Team
Dan Rosenberg Head of Talent Attraction
Maria Sverka Head of Marketing - Maternity Leave
Caroline Lundsteen Senior Marketing Manager - Team Lead
オリバー・ホール / Oliver Hall Head of Tech Investments - Europe & Japan
Yan Yang / 杨燕 Head of Chinese Investments
Alexandra Knowles Head of Digital Development - Maternity Leave
Charlotte N. Brault Head of Development
Niels Christian Ganderup Senior Investment Manager – HealthTech & Data
Merete Sandager Senior Talent Consultant
Anette Prilow Head of Public Affairs and Stakeholder Relations
Line Olufson Bruun Senior manager, Copenhagen Goodwill Ambassadors
Kristin Yr Juliusdottir Senior Marketing Manager
Marianne Lund Danling Senior Talent Consultant
Kasper Friis Jørgensen Creative Director
Joachim Holck Christoffersen Investment Manager - Head of Climate Solutions
Allan Lyhne Senior Investment & Talent Manager, Region Zealand
Alexander Watts Head of Science Hub Denmark
Dagmar Irgang Head of PMO
Pia Kristensen HR Manager
Katarina Magic Senior Project Manager
Shivangi Singhal Talent Sourcing Manager
Claudia Bednorz Marketing Manager
Enmanuel Gomez Talent Attraction Manager
Daniil Verbitskii Student Assistant
Sarah Bech Stausboll Project Manager
Lisbeth Groth Senior Business Controller
Emilie Schertiger Project Assistant
Katja Louise Larsen Student Assistant Talent Attraction
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