Filip was born and raised in the Faroe Islands and has around 2.5 years of fishing experience from working on various Faroese wet-fish- and freezing trawlers. This fishing experience has given him a good understanding of fishing vessels, fish products and the fishing industry as a whole.
After college, he moved to Copenhagen to study and got a Bachelors degree in International Shipping and Trade from Copenhagen Business School in 2018. He is currently undergoing a Masters degree in Economics and Business Administration, also at Copenhagen Business School.
Filip works as a student assistant at Atlantic Shipping. He speaks Faroese, Scandinavian and English.