Sara Solveig Ørnsholt
Sara Solveig Ørnsholt is personal assistant to Christian Bason, who is the CEO of the Danish Design Centre. Sara, thus, keeps Christian’s workday on track and at the same time is pivotal in developing the organization. Sara also serves as secretary to the board of the Danish Design Centre and coordinates the Danish Design Centre’s framework agreement with the Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs. Her experience working in and with the political system, Sara also uses in her role as senior project manager on Danish Design Centre’s Future Welfare platform.
Sara brings substantial experience from the IT University in Copenhagen and the City of Copenhagen, of managing projects, developing the organisations and working with administrators, politicians and private stakeholders. Her personal ambition is to help improve qualified cooperation between the public and private sectors via innovation processes that have end users as their starting point.
Well schooled, with an MA in English and Psychology from Aarhus University, Sara makes a virtue of communicating even the fairly technical topics of policy issues in a way that conveys the relevance and impact clearly to everyone involved.