Someone’s sitting
in the shade today
because someone
planted a tree
a long time ago.

– Warren Buffett

Martin Lobbato Laursen


Holding a Master’s degree in Finance from Aarhus University in Denmark and the CFA Charterholder accreditation, Martin has a financial and data driven mentality in his approach to investing and decision making. Before joining LoveMondays, Martin has gained first hand experience from Saxo Bank, ATP Real Estate and latest from the start-up scene at his position at Deloitte Financial Advisory in Copenhagen. For two years, Martin had a large focus on advising start-ups and scale-ups in relation to their financing strategies, capital raising processes and much more.

At LoveMondays, Martin focuses his energy on investing in startups and making sure that the portfolio companies make the right decisions. He is especially excited about founders that are able to transform their passion into businesses, and he enjoys the journey that follows when scaling to the next level.

You will find Martin listening to the most recent podcast on shows like “How I built This”, “Invest Like The Best” and “Masters In Business” if he’s not reading a classic startup eBook. Martin also loves being active, either through sports, or going on an adventurous trip to other parts of the world!