Laila runs the award winning company DARE2, a Positive Impact Agency and think tank for developing transformational customer experiences. Laila has conducted extensive research in unfolding what creates great experiences, what drives an entrepreneurial mindset, and how experiences can transform people and have Positive Impact on us as individuals. Laila is one of the few European adjunct faculty at Singularity University and is a sought after speaker, facilitator and high level consultant helping to guide corporates and entrepreneurs all over the world.
Laila is also the co-founder of DARE2mansion – a 1300m2 Professional Playground in Copenhagen that serves as an incubator, co-working, and event space where entrepreneurs, businesses, and academia come together to create unique experiences and new businesses. Laila also launched thinkubator, which is a corporate crowdfunded incubator that helps corporates work with entrepreneurs and establish their own incubator to kickstart innovation, leverage technology and deep dive into the exponential thinking mindset.
On top of this Laila Pawlak runs a professional network based on diversity, annually presents the DARE2award to a charity and runs a number of non profit projects. Among the latter she founded THE STARTUP BUZZ, which is a transformational journey for entrepreneurs during Global Entrepreneurship Week.
Laila holds a degree in innovation and entrepreneurship and a graduate diploma in business administration; organization and management. She is among other things a Certified Experience Economy Expert, certified coach, one of the world’s leading LEGO Serious Play facilitators, an ExO Expert, Singularity University adjunct faculty and alumni. She has been recognized as one of the most talented business executives in Denmark by the leading national business magazine, was nominated for Female Entrepreneur of the year in 2010 and 2014 along with her partner Kris Østergaard she was the first outside of the US to receive the prestigious Experience Management Achievement Award.