1st Mile makes green businesses meet.
We are interested in joining cross-border projects with the aim of bringing new technologies to market. We provide high-level consultancy, insights and networks to entities who seek value creation for your R&D efforts.
One of 1st Mile’s core competencies is to set up partnerships and joint projects and partners to achieve a strong combination of technology and business. To new entrants to the Danish market, partnerships with locally based operators have proven to be very valuable. 1st Mile has a huge network among universities, private and public operators in the Danish cleantech and sustainable energy industry and we have great experiences in combining competencies of foreign companies and local Danish operators.
Managing project funding
Since 2007, 1st Mile has secured funding for over 1.5 billion DKK (€200m) for innovation projects with an average hit rate of 80%. Thus, 1st Mile is specialized in writing applications. Furthermore, we have experience with applications across boards.
Managing kickoff and projects
1st Mile delivers project kickoff and management of research and development projects. We have developed an efficient methodology and structure, which ensures achievement of goals and delivery of deliverances.
1st Mile will x-ray the organization via analysis and questionnaires based on an acknowledged and research-based model in cooperation with the leading university in this field; University of Brighton.
Often you can see the problem but not the solution – or you need a fresh pair of eyes to assess whether there are other solutions that could be better.
Two out of the five Danish companies that got funded from “Horizon 2020 – Phase 2” at the April cut off 2017 was written and managed by 1st Mile. This emphasizes that 1st Mile is one of the most successful fundraising companies in Denmark.
1st Mile has secured funding from EU Horizon 2020 SME program for Inmold. 1st Mile was responsible for writing the successful application. The EU-Commission received August 2014, 2,666 proposals and awarded 155 projects. 4 of these were from Denmark and 1st Mile wrote the two.