Niels B. Christiansen, Chairman

 

(born 1966)

Joined the Board of Directors in 2008 and was re-elected in 2020 for a term of one year. He is chairman of the nomination, remuneration and IT security committee and a member of the audit committee. He is not considered independent because of his seat on the boards of William Demant Foundation and William Demant Invest A/S.

• LEGO A/S, CEO

• A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S, board member

• William Demant Foundation, deputy chairman

• William Demant Invest A/S, board member

Niels B. Christiansen holds a Master of Science degree in Engineering from the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) and holds an MBA from INSEAD in France. His international experience from the management of major, global, industrial hi-tech corporations is comprehensive. He has extensive board experience from listed companies as well as comprehensive insight into industrial policy.