Mr Jørgensen joined Novo Nordisk in 1991 as an economist in Health
Care, Economy & Planning and has over the years completed overseas
postings in the Netherlands, the US and Japan. In 2004 he was
appointed senior vice president for IT & Corporate Development. In
January 2013 he was appointed executive vice president and chief
information officer assuming responsibility for IT, Quality &
Corporate Development. In November 2014 he took over the
responsibilities for Corporate People & Organisation and Business
Assurance and became chief of staff. Mr Jørgensen was appointed
president and chief executive officer in January 2017.
Mr Jørgensen serves as vice-chair of the supervisory board and
member of the nomination committee of Carlsberg A/S, Denmark.
1991: MSc in Finance and Business Administration, Aarhus School of
Business, Aarhus University, Denmark.
Mr Jørgensen is a Danish national, born November 1966.