About CBS

The CBS Board of Directors

CBS' supreme body is the CBS Board of Directors, which consists of 11 members.Six external members (appointed for a four-year period), two academically qualified faculty members (elected for a four-year period), one administrative officer (elected for a four-year period), two students (elected for a two-year period). Additional information about the Board is only available in Danish.

As of 1 July 2019, the following members are on the Board:

Chairman - Torben Möger Pedersen

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  • CEO PensionDanmark. Cand.polit. Adjunct professor at CBS.

Responsible for a number of board positions and positions of trust, among other things:

  • Chairman of the board Danish Society for Education and Business (DSEB) and Gefion Gymnasium
  • Deputy chairman of the board Forsikring & Pension and Gigtforeningen
  • Board member at among other boards Arbejdernes Landsbank, Danish SDG Investment Fund, Det Udenrigspolitiske Selskab, Index:Design to Improve Life and Bestyrelsesforeningen

Member of the Board since 1 July 2019. Chairman of the Board since 1 July 2019. Term expires 30 June 2023. Can be re-appointed for 4 more years.

Deputy Chairman - Michael Rasmussen

Michael Rasmussen

  • Group Chief Executive, Nykredit
  • Chairman of the boards of the Association of Danish Mortgage Banks and the Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU)
  • Member of the Board since 1 February 2016. Term expires 31 June 2020. Deputy Chairman of the Board since 1 June 2018. Can be re-appointed for 4 more years
     

Sebastian Toft Bringstrup

  • MSc student in International Business and Politics
  • Member of the Board of CBS Students
  • Member of the board of Spisestuerne, the canteens at CBS
  • Former Vice Chairman of CBS Students (2018-2019)
  • Elected by the students for the term 1 February 2019 to 31 January 2021

Arvid Hallén

Arvid Hallén

  • Mag. Art. in Sociology
  • Former CEO of Norges Forskningsråd (2004 - 2017)
  • Consultant for Høyskolen Vestlandet and Oslo
  • Chairman of the board of Høyskolen at Vestlandet, Bergen and Akershus
  • Chairman of the board of JPI Oceans, Brussels
  • Chairman of the board of Bjerknes Center for Climate Research
  • Member of the board of Norwegian Cancer Society
  • Member of the board since 1 February 2012. Term expires 2021

Alfred Josefsen

Alfred Josefsen

  • MSc in Economics and Business Administration, Copenhagen Business School
  • Former CEO, Irma
  • Chairman of the boards of UNICEF Denmark, Sport One, Aveny-T, Krogerup Højskole and others
  • Member of the boards of "Foreningen Nydansker", Olympisk Idrætsforum and others
  • Member of the government commission on public leadership 2017-2018
  • Adjunct Professor at the Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy at Copenhagen Business School
  • Member of the Board since 15 June 2013. Term expires 14 June 2021. 

David Lando

David Landbo

  • Professor at CBS
  • Elected by academic staff for the term 1 February 2016 to 31 January 2020

Lilian Mogensen

Lilian Mogensen

  • Member of different Boards (eg. LEMAN A/S and Nine A/S)
  • Former EVP at ATP
  • Former CEO Udbetaling Danmark
  • Member of the Board since 1 April 2019. Term expires 31 March 2023. Can be re-appointed for 4 more years

Mette Morsing

Mette Morsing

  • Professor at CBS
  • Elected by academic staff for the term 1 February 2016 to 31 January 2020

Thomas Skinnerup Philipsen

 

Thomas Skinnerup Philipsen

  • Student at BSc in Economics and Business Administration
  • Member of the Board of CBS Students
  • Former chairman of CBS Students (2016-2017)
  • Elected by the students for the term 1 February 2018 to 31 January 2020
     

Jakob Ravn

Jakob Ravn

  • Chief Advisor in Teaching and Learning
  • Elected by technical-administrative staff for the term 1 February 2016 to 31 January 2020
     

Mette Vestergaard

Mette Vestergaard

  • Senior Vice President, Global People & Communications, LEO Pharma
  • Former CEO, Mannaz A/S
  • Member of the boards in Axcel and the Danish National Centre for Social Research
  • Member of the Board since 1 February 2016. Term expires 31 June 2020. Can be re-appointed for 4 more years

 

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