Finn Gustafsson is a Professor of Cardiology at the University of Copenhagen and medical director of the advanced heart failure, transplantation and MCS programme at Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen, Denmark. His clinical training in advanced heart failure took place in Denmark and Toronto, Canada. His research interests include several aspects of heart failure pathophysiology and management. He is an author of more than 200 peer reviewed articles and several book chapters. Finn serves on the steering committee of several international clinical trials and registries within the field of advanced heart failure. He is an associate editor for Circulation: Heart Failure and on the editorial board of European Journal of Heart Failure.