Martin Elneff


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i.K. Gottfried

Martin Elneff is owner of i.K. Gottfried, a music store specializing in sales, production and repair of woodwind instruments since 1796. As a teenager Martin started in retail at Marno Sørensen music store in the heart of Copenhagen. He moved on to become successful starting an online business. When he sold this venture Martin looked back and realized that he very much enjoyed working at the music store years ago. So he set out to buy two important music stores in Copenhagen: Marno Sørensen music and i.K Gottfried. In this interview Martin talks about his old boss Poul Marno Sorensen who handed over the store to him in 2014.