Any one of Cedrik Wiberg’s accomplishments would be considered a great 18 months of work. An exhilarating mobility at MIT, one of the most prestigious institutions in the world. Inventing a new organic battery molecule and patenting the technology. And how about beginning to turn that innovation into a viable start-up? It’s a dream list of accomplishments that certainly didn’t happen by accident. It has taken a lot of motivation and hard work to get here, and the sky is the limit as to where he’ll go next!
We spoke with Cedrik to hear his story so far – to see how one stays driven and pushes through obstacles standing in the path of success. A common thread? The EIT InnoEnergy PhD programme, which has been a source of motivation and connections – the perfect complement to his considerable talent. Let’s see how these fruitful events have unfolded!