Born in Denmark 1967, he is a photographer and associate professor in photojournalism at the Danish School of Media and Journalism (Danmarks Medie- og Journalisthøjskole). Since 2005 Mads has been a member of Prospekt Photographers in Milan, Italy. He has worked as a staff photographer at Morgenavisen Jyllands-Posten, the largest daily newspaper in Denmark and as a freelance photographer. He has had work published in or done assignments for D la Repubblica, Italian Vanity Fair, Italian Wired, Diario, Vision (China), Liberation, Politiken and Berlingske. He was a member of the jury for the 2010/2011 Danish Picture of the Year contest and at the 2013 Vilnius Photo Circle. Today he works with photographic projects in addition to his teaching. Mads lives in Århus, Denmark, with his children.