René Gade Mikkelsen, born January 31st 1982 in Silkeborg, son of Peter Mikkelsen and Winny Gade. Married to Sofie Gade Billeskov. The couple has the children Seier and Asger.
Member of Parliament for the Alternative in Western Jutland greater constituency from June 18th 2015.
Candidate for the Alternative in Silkeborg nomination district from 2015.
Spokesman on defence, peace, fiscal affairs, digital rights, IT, trade and industry and entrepreneurship .
Education and jobs
Masters degree studies in film and media science, University of Copenhagen, from 2005 to 2007.
BA in film and media science, University of Aarhus, from 2001 to 2005.
Account Director, Creuna Danmark, from 2014 to 2015.
Customer and Sales Director , TM Partner A/S (call centre), from 2013 to 2014.
Communication Manager , Silkeborg IF Invest A/S (football club), from 2011 to 2012.
Entrepreneur and communications adviser , Dribling, Kommunikationspartiet (marketing and PR), Pressesystemet (media services) and Renegade Leadership (PR advisory services), from 2006 to 2015.