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Niels Jacobsen


CEO at Capra Robotics


Niels Jul Jacobsen is CEO of Capra Robotics and has a wide background in the field of robotics and automation, where he has worked for more than 30 years. He holds an M.Sc. in Computer Science Technology (1990) and a Graduate Diploma in Finance (2007), both from the University of Southern Denmark. Before founding Mobile Industrial Robots, Niels held several prominent positions in the field of robotics, including R&D Manager at AMROSE A/S, Head of Program Development at Odense Steel Shipyard, and Head of RoboLab at Mærsk McKinney Møller Institute, coordinating the robot development at SDU. He has participated in several national and EU projects as both task leader and technical coordinator.