Rasmus Ankersen is a bestselling author, entrepreneur, acclaimed leadership and high performance expert. Rasmus is also the chairman of FC Midtjylland, his childhood football club in Denmark, and a director of the English club Brentford FC. Both are known as some of the world’s most innovative football clubs, especially recognised for their use of big data to drive decision-making. He has worked and trained with some of the world’s best athletes which has given him a unique insight into what gives these sportspeople the edge - personal attributes like focus and mental and physical stamina, but also statistical analysis of performance and decision-making. Known for his bestselling book The Goldmine
Effect: Crack the Secrets of High Performance, he is also the author of Hunger in Paradise: How to Save Success from Failure, where he explains how to maintain—and surpass—the momentum needed to bring success.