Grundfos believes that we can do the most, when we collaborate. We have a leading knowledge in water technology, and we have the skills to solve some of the world’s alarming water and climate issues. But we can do more, when we combine our efforts. By being part of HelloScience, we get to see what we can do, by combining our expertise and hardware with biotechnology and a world of new ideas.


Grundfos is a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology. The company contributes to global sustainability by pioneering technologies that improve quality of life for people and care for the planet. As such our core activity aligns closely with the sustainability aspects of how we use water and manage water quality. Grundfos has over 18,000 employees working out of 56 countries all around the world.

Open Scientists // Grundfos

Loreen Ople Villacorte

Senior Water Technology Engineer

Fields of expertise: Water treatment, membrane technology, water desalination, fouling control, water quality analyses.

Rikke Eriksen Gissel

Water Technology Engineer

Fields of Expertise: Water Treatment, with special focus on ultrafiltration, coagulation, process control and industrial water treatment

Dominik Dominiak

Lead Water Technology Engineer

Fields of expertise: Water and wastewater treatment, process engineering, process control

Christian Smith

Lead engineer

Fields of expertise: Iot platform design, innovation, technology evangelism, bacteria sensing, uv disinfection.

Allan Skovgaard


Fields of expertise: Strategy- and business development within Emerging Water Technologies. Adviser, Board- and Business Review Team member in various companies.

Peter Elvekjær

Technical Consultant

Fields of expertise: Ideation, technology/science. Out of the box thinking, sometimes too far out.

Jesper Ravn Lorenzen

Global product manager

Fields of expertise: Business model and value proposition design, new business creation and commercialisation, due diligence, innovation management.

Poul Toft Frederiksen

Principal Scientist

Fields of expertise: Materials, power and energy systems, water