ABOUT LOUISE KOCH ::
The overall aim of my work is to bring the competencies and resources
of the private sector into creating global development in a socially,
environmentally and economically sustainable way. I bring in the
mindset and methodologies of people centred innovation to ensure a
socio-cultural 'fit' of the technological solutions, and to enable a
process of participation and collaboration between different
As a consultant in people centred innovation and partner in the Danish research and consultancy company antropologerne.com
I have for several years worked with major Danish companies and public
sector organisations, bringing a deeper understanding of the
socio-cultural context and people’s needs and aspirations into the
innovation process. Now I apply these competencies in the field of Base
of the Pyramid, where I have recently completed a practice based
research project on Participatory Innovation with Base of the Pyramid.
Currently, I am working closely together with Grundfos LIFELINK
on developing sustainable solutions for water supply in developing countries - starting in Kenya.