Our team - who we are

We are an efficient team with a stong infrastructure in India and Europe working closely with strategic partners to ensure that we get the right people for the task. It keeps us agile and adaptable and ensures that we create value for clients and partners alike


Niels Ahlmann-Ohlsen, Former Member of Parliament

CEO and Partner of Strategic Alliance International ApS.

Niels served more than 16 years as a conservative member of the Danish Parliament, where he was a spokesman for foreign affairs, defense and environmental & planning. He was as well the Chairman of the environmental and planning committee and Chairman of the financial committee in the Nordic Council. Niels made several business development projects based on 37 years knowledge in India, and was the founder of Indian-Danish Forum, being the business organization promoting trade and culture links between India and Denmark. Niels is a Former European Director and CEO of three Indian owned IT companies in Germany and Denmark. He has lived in Germany and has a great experience in the German market including 9 years as an advisor for Daimler Chrysler Aerospace in Ulm (Airbus Defense & Space EADS Deutschland). He Introduced and coordinated the business development of the world's largest Civil Warning System in Denmark. Niels is today a senior advisor to FBL Management in Høruphav in addition to his position as CEO of Strategic Alliance International.

Marie Ahlmann-Ohlsen

MSc Political Science, Director – India

Having lived in Asia for more than 6 years and worked with Indian market entry cases for 5 years, Marie has developed a profound experience with the corporate world of India. Marie graduated with a M.Sc. in Political Science from University of Aarhus, Denmark. Marie was previously working for the Scandinavian communications agency Geelmuyden.Kiese as a consultant where she - among other things - lead a project which received the Sabre award from the Holmes Report for best marketing strategy. Furthermore, Marie also has experience from the Danish Foreign Service, having  previously worked in the Royal Danish Embassy in Malaysia, assisting the ambassador during the Danish EU presidency

Kristian Ahlmann-Ohlsen

MSc Computer Science, Director - Projects

Having lived, worked and developed close personal ties in India, since the 1990's, Kristian has deep insight and ties to the Indian society. In 2001 Kristian relocated to India to work with a global IT service provider and lived in Pune over the course of a year, after which he proceeded to study Computer Science in his hometown of Aalborg, Denmark. Since living in Pune, Kristian has worked and built experience as a consultant within the area of IT; first working on large organisational transformation projects aided by India-based delivery teams with Accenture, then advising on sourcing of global IT-services with KPMG. Today, Kristian leverages his experience by heading the execution of projects within SAI and working closely with our Indian partners to deliver value to our clients