Our board

Doc Lounge has an experienced and well-connected board with a range of strengths across film production and distribution, cultural policy, law, creative industries and innovation. The board provides valuable insights, advice and constantly help us make Doc Lounge everything it can be. 

Doc Lounge founder Fredrik Gertten (WG Film) functions as our strategic advisor.

EDN Film & Auto Images
Ove Rishøj Jensen (Media Consultant)

Ove has been with EDN (European Documentary Network) since winter 2003 and is in charge of running workshops, pitching forums and seminars in both online and offline versions. He also works as a producer and outreach manager for Auto Images in Malmö. 

Deputy Director, CPH:DOX
Katrine Kiilgaard

Since the fall of 2015 Katrine is responsible for all international industry activities at CPH:DOX - Copenhagen International Documentary Film Festival. Formerly she was the Director of Nordisk Panorama - Nordic short and documentary film festival, now based in Malmö, Sweden.

Executive Producer, Picky Pictures
Daniel Pynnönen

Since 2018 Daniel is working as Executive Producer at the documentary production company Picky Pictures. Prior to this he has extensive experience as Commissioning Editor for Swedish public broadcasters SVT and UR. 

Project Manager & Consultant
Mattias Berg

Mattias is a project manager consultant with focus on brand management, partnership and events in Malmö since 1997. Formerly founder of music- and culture venue Babel (Jeriko) in Malmö. 

Project Manager & Consultant
Beata Mannheimer

Project manager and leader with focus on film & TV-drama. Skills include strategy building, talent development and innovative take on distribution. Until recently the CEO of Film Capital Stockholm.

Founder, Thought Wardrobe
Martina Gobec

Design strategist, lecturer, leader and coach with extensive experience in digital design and innovation. Founder of Thought Wardrobe, where she helps individuals, teams and companies to develop in the areas of design, tech and sustainable organizations for a better world.