Michael M.

Seasoned CFO | Aviation & Aerospace, SaaS/AI investor


High calibre CFO and investor with board experience and pivotal background ranging from publicly listed group (Nasdaq OMX) and well-grounded businesses to start-ups and advisory consulting. Multilater...see more

  • Aerospace & Defense


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Non-executive director (NED)/Investor

3 years
Current position
Oct 2019 - Present
JumpStory (Saas/AI) is the world’s first platform for high-performing images, launched in Aarhus, Denmark, in 2018, with an overseas office in Philadelphia, USA. Often named ‘Netflix of...see more

Interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

4 months
May 2019 - Sep 2019
Business Transformation; Distressed Environment (Through Østerlund Madsen Consulting). Contribution: Finance, IT, HR and Solutions & Services. Leadership: Approx. 30 employees (5 direct...see more

Interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO)/Investor

LitUpp Development A/S
4 years
Current position
Jun 2018 - Present
LitUpp is a professional training and education company dedicated to sharing knowledge and digital products on social media. Founded in Copenhagen, Denmark, in 2016 on the principles of...see more

Managing Partner/Consultant

Østerlund Madsen Consulting
5 years
Current position
Sep 2017 - Present
Providing financial advice, subject matter expertise and management services. Astute financial driver laser-focused on spurring continued growth, process improvements and high-quality o...see more


Østerlund Madsen Holding ApS
6 years
Current position
May 2016 - Present
Investment company for JumpStory and LitUpp, among others.

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Nordic Aviation Capital
2 years
Feb 2016 - Aug 2017
Global leadership Contribution: Exemplary financial and accounting leadership provided to ensure stability, shape core direction and improve company commercial activities, along with a ...see more

Managing Partner/Consultant

Osterlund Madsen Consulting
1 year
Sep 2014 - Jan 2016
Provided financial advice and management services to the Danish think tank Axcelfuture, as well as lecturing at Copenhagen Business School.

Group presentation

The East Asiatic Company (EAC/ØK) ( Publicly listed, Nasdaq OMX )
15 years
Sep 1999 - Aug 2014
Nasdaq OMX-listed conglomerate; an active owner of a diverse and complex portfolio of businesses of commensurate scale; founded in Copenhagen in 1897. Revenue: USD 1.75bn (2013). In 19...see more

Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

The East Asiatic Company (EAC/ØK) ( Publicly listed, Nasdaq OMX )
15 years
Sep 1999 - Aug 2014
01/2006 - 09/2014 Contribution: Formulation of value creation plans emphasising active ownership in portfolio companies, ongoing management and board relations. Financial strategies lau...see more

Associate Director, Head of Group Financial Accounting

The East Asiatic Company (EAC/ØK) ( Publicly listed, Nasdaq OMX )
6 years
Sep 1999 - Nov 2005
Contribution: Financial and accounting operations, investor relations and corporate defence strategy. Key link between the Group reporting function and relevant stakeholders, including...see more

Group presentation

Superfos ( Publicly listed, Nasdaq OMX )
4 years
Nov 1995 - Aug 1999
Superfos was originally founded in 1891 as a conglomerate engaged in road construction, chemical formulation and distribution, fertilizers and wholesale trade.

Finance Manager

Superfos ( Publicly listed, Nasdaq OMX )
4 years
Nov 1995 - Aug 1999
04/1997 - 09/1999 Eurofill/Superfos Chemicals Leadership: Approx. 10 employees within the report area, along with subsidiary responsibility. Results: Promoted into a management position...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Aerospace & Defense


  • Restructuring
  • Business Strategy
  • Leadership
  • Change Management
  • Project Management
  • Management
  • Finance
  • B2B
  • Due Diligence
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Analysis
  • Financial Reporting
  • Strategic Financial Planning
  • Risk Management
  • IFRS
  • Internal Controls
  • Transfer Pricing
  • B2C