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Curiculuum Vitae.                          Jakob Brahe-Pedersen

Place of birth:

Nov.18.1950, Washington D.C., USA


Danish (1), English (2), German (3)

Studio establishment


Brahe design

Company address

Onsgaardsvej 33, DK- 2900 Hellerup, Tel: (+45) 71993810

Cell: (+45) 4031 6330,  info@brahe-design.dk,  www.brahe-design.dk

Private address

Ryvangs Allé 92,

DK- 2900 Hellerup, Denmark, Tel: (+45) 4031 6330



Master of Arts from The Royal Danish Academy of Arts, school of architecture, dept. of ind. design


De Montfort University (Leicester Polytechnic), School of Industrial Design


Graduation (Herlufsholm)

Resume of CV:

Present Occupation

1993 – today:

Owner of Brahe Design studio, which employes from 1 - 5 designers within the following references:


ITW GSE * Jimco * Dancof *

Medical & Rehab:

Atonomics * BK Ultrasound * Entomed * Dantec Medical * Coloplast * Polystan * Invacare (E.C. Høng) * Invacare (Niltek) * Unomedical * CFS Medical * Römheld * Visible Diagnostic * Atlinas * Lemco * Uson Plast * Auditdata * Fluisense * Urodan * GN Otometrics *

Electronics and sound:

Brüel & Kjaer * Kjerulff 1 * Niros Communications * Cobham * Glunz & Jensen * Exhausto * Hinke * Henckel Group * GN Resound *

Photographic Equipment:

Phase One * Glunz & Jensen * Hasselblad * Rollei * Scan-Tech Sikkerhedssystemer *


DISA * Fischer Labelling Machines * Tritec *  Letech * Labotek * Dantherm * Lifton Breakers * Jensen Group * System Cleaners * Exhausto * Loma * NHS Maskinfabrik * Ole Almeborg * Fritz Schur Energy * Yara * Andritz Feed & Biofuel * Cold Jet (USA) * Cold Jet (Poland) * Pers Kemi * AF Truck *

Food Processing Equipment:

GEA (Wolfking A/S) * Marel * Scanvaegt * KJ Industries * Kroma * Cabinplant * Newtec * Scansteel * Gram Equipment * Jorgensen * Mork Proces *


ASSA/RUKO * GPV International * Ideal Line *  PN Beslag * DK Flame * Tandrup Water Solutions * Louis Poulsen * KTL TurnKey * Electrolux (Olympic Group), Egypt * Alux * Gassonic * CoRo Food * Micro Matic * easy2hold * Business Card Placer *

Sport & Leisure:

Larsen & Bruusgaard * Golf Kompagniet *

Maritime & Defense:

Royal Danish Navy *  Teledyne Marine * Arriva  * Faergeselskabet Laesoe * Sea Sight  * Seasight Davits * Alpha Ship design * OSK Shiptech * Logimatic * OMT (Oense Maritime Technology) *

Graphics and GUI:

Phase One * Glunz & Jensen * Invacare (E.C. Høng) * Lifton Breakers * Cobham * Exhausto * Hydrema * DISA *

Previous occupation


Initiating the establishment of an industrial design group under the mechanical engineering dept. (DIS IndustriRaadgivning, Carl Bro (today SWECO)). Head of design dept. and responsible for the ind. design field.  During this period, products were designed for  ASSA/Ruko, Scanpoint, Niltek Scandinavian Mobility, Nilfisk Advance, Louis Poulsen, APV Rannie, Arriva among others.


Employed as architect and designer at Dwinger Marineconsult (marine engineers and architects, Carl Bro (today SWECO)) responsible for the interior / exterior of commercial vessels, ferries, mega yachts, cruise ships, navy vessel and others.


Employed as designer at Amager Autokarosseri working with the design of trucks and accessories for such.


Employed as designer at professor Erik Herloew´s Design Studio, working with the design of Tupperware and other products.

Positions of Trust, Board Memberships, Honorary Memberships

2007 -

Expert judge at the Court, Copenhagen and associated city Courts (document in Danish)

1996 -  

Expert appointed by the Court (document in Danish)


Member of the board of the Danish Association of Product development


Member of the board of Dwinger Marineconsult’s employees’ foundation


Member of the board of Dwinger Marineconsult A/S


Periodically lecturing in Denmark and abroad

Lectures held at seminars and educational institutions dealing with topics relating to industrial design.


Jury member and accessor

External accessor at DTU (the Technical University of Denmark)

External accessor at Aalborg University, Aalborg

External accessor at the School of Design, Kolding

External accessor at the Danish Design School, Copenhagen

External accessor at the School of Architecture, dept. of ind. design, Aarhus

Professional memberships

Member of Dd (Design denmark)

Member of CenSec (Center for Defense, Space and Security)

Product Awards


The Danish Automation Award (Robot trimming and Packing Line designed for Cabinplant)


The Danish Product Award (Robot trimming and Packing Line designed for Cabinplant)


Danish Environmental Award (PULP coffin, designed for Dancof)


A large number of international awards have been granted to Phase One for their cameras designed by Brahe design


The Danish Product Award, (portable ultrasound scanner for BK Ultrasound)


Europropre´93  (French Design Award), (wet/dry cleaner for Nilfisk Advance)


Red Dot (the German Design Award), (scooter for Niltek Scandinavian Mobility)


ID-Prisen (the Danish Design Award), (series of padlocks for A/S Ruko)