co-founder and owner of
He has developed and proved the quantitative system that Alpha Captech
will use to manage its investment fund. Previously he worked from 2002 to 2005 as a
professor at Aarhus School of Business, Denmark.
he earned a Ph.D. in economics from Copenhagen Business School, Denmark.
He got his M.Sc. in economics from Copenhagen University in 1996 that
included one year of graduate studies at University of Western Ontario,
- Full name: Henrik Mathiesen.
- Date of birth: 1969.
- Nationality: Danish.
- Place of birth:
- September 1988 -
June 1989: At Høvelte,
Cleared for Nato Confidential at the time and for using encrypting
Skills and expertise
- Quantitative anomalies investing,
corporate governance, financial information retrieval systems and applied regression analysis.
- Since January 2018: Co-founder & owner
of Alpha Captech.
- April 2006 -
December 2017: Founder and sole owner of Viaminvest. Working full-time
developing and proving Viaminvest’s quantitative asset management system.
- May 2005 - March
2006: Visiting Researcher at Center for Corporate Governance at
- November 2002 -
April 2005: Research Assistant Professor and Data Manager at
Center for Corporate Performance under
Department of Economics at
Aarhus School of Business.
- May 2005:
Consulting job regarding rating algorithm structure for The e-Firm /
Asset4 in Switzerland.
- April 2005:
Consulting job regarding database development for a
research project on general corporate governance issues at the Center for
Corporate Governance at Copenhagen Business School.
- 2005 - 2006:
External examiner for Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, and for
of Agder, Norway.
- 2004 - 2006: Master thesis supervisor
for students at Copenhagen University and Copenhagen Business School.
- July 2002 - July 2004: Consulting job
concerning database development and data analysis regarding a research
project on branding expenditures and financial performance at INT,
Copenhagen Business School. The project was
financed by the largest Danish marketing firm
Kunde & Co.
- February 2003 - November 2003: Consulting job about database development for a research
project on corporate performance and closely held corporations for
Centre for Economic and Business Research at the Danish Ministry of Economic and
- June 1999 -
2006: I was the sole author and producer of
Encycogov was a web based encyclopedia about issues in corporate
governance and finance. I started producing it during my time as a Ph.D.
student at Copenhagen Business School. From 1999 to 2013 it has
attracted over 120,000 unique visitors and over 100 daily visitors.
- June 2003:
Reviewer for the Academy of International Business 2003, two papers.
- February 2003:
Reviewer for the Academy of International Business 2003, one paper.
- 1999 - 2001: Principally responsible for the
development of the website for
International Business Studies: A refereed journal that publishes the
results of social science research and other types of articles that
advance the understanding of business. My work meant that this Journal
was one of the first peer reviewed journals to get its entire archive
- 1997 - 2002: Ph.D. -
student at Copenhagen Business School,
Mathiesen, Henrik (2002). “Managerial
Ownership and Financial Performance,” Ph.D. series 18.2002, Copenhagen
Business School, Denmark.
- 1997 - 1998:
Teaching in courses
on Corporate Governance at
Copenhagen Business School.