Aref Haboo

  • Beeekeeper
  • Aref is from Syria, where he had his own bees. He works as a beekeeper for Bybi.

  • Email:

Oliver Maxwell

  • Director
  • Oliver has a background in social enterprise development and has worked extensively in the UK, Denmark and Vietnam. He got the idea for Bybi after the Copenhagen climate conference in 2009. Contact Oliver if you are interested in interviews or project development.

  • Email:
  • Phone: + 45 41275544

Penelope Thagaard

  • Product Manager and Head of sales
  • Penelope is responsible for sales. Contact her with any questions you have regarding our products.

  • Email:
  • Phone: + 45 4244 2192

Svend Hulthin

  • Beekeeper
  • Svend is Bybis part time beekeeper.


Jesper Nymark

  • Chairman
  • Jesper is CEO at the independent media- and researchcenter Danwatch.

  • Email:

Lene Hjort

  • Vice chairman
  • CSR Director, Jyske Bank

Francisca Nacht

  • Board Member
  • Francisca has a background with Proctor and Gamble and a board member at MIls

Peter Kofler

  • Board Member
  • Peter has a background in business, sales and marketing and is director at the communications firm KPIC.

Karen-Inger Thorsen

  • Bestyrelsesmedlem
  • Karen-Inger er direktør i Fødevarebanken.


Klaus Normand

  • Assistant
  • Klaus is assistant at Bybi. He has a big environmental interest and likes to see more green city projects. Klaus is a big help in the factory and takes care of labeling and packing for our costumers.

Osman Safadien Hassan

  • Assistant
  • Osmann is from Sudan, asylumseeker and assistant at Bybi.

(Danish) Rie Vøge Jensen

  • Assistant
  • Rie hjælper til både i produktionen og med at holde Bybi rent og pænt, så det bliver et dejligere sted at være for os alle sammen. Rie er glad for at lave mad, en stor honningfan og hun glæder sig til at møde bierne til foråret.