Jeppe Christiansen

  • Chief executive officer of Maj Invest Holding A/S and executive director in two wholly owned subsidiaries of this company.
  • Chair of the board of Haldor Topsøe A/S, JEKC Holding ApS and Emlika Holding ApS, and two wholly owned subsidiaries of the latter company.
  • Member of the boards of Novo Holdings A/S, KIRKBI A/S, BellaBeat Inc., Pluto Naturfonden and Randers Regnskov.
  • Member of the Board of Governors of Det Kgl. Vajsenhus.
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Finance, Copenhagen Business School.

  • Chief executive officer of LD Pensions, 2005-2009.
  • Executive director in Danske Bank A/S, 1999-2004. 

  • Not considered independent under the Danish Recommendations on Corporate Governance.
  • Member of the Board of Directors and Vice Chair since March 2013. Most recently elected in 2021 for a term of one year.
  • Member of the Remuneration Committee at Novo Nordisk A/S since March 2015 and Chair of the Committee since March 2017.

  • Healthcare and pharma industry
  • Finance & accounting
  • Business development, M&A and external innovation sourcing
  • Human capital management
  • Environmental, social and governance (ESG)

  • 1985: MSc in Economics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Danish, born 1959. Male.