M.Sc. Economics (Cand. Oecon), University of Aarhus, 1993. Trainee at the EU Commission while studying, and since worked at Eksport Kredit Fonden (Export Credit Agency of Denmark), the Industrialization Fund for Developing Countries and West Africa Growth Fund. Founder of international business consulting company Nordekon and bio-tech company BioLog. External lecturer at Copenhagen Business School, University of Copenhagen and Danish Institute for Studies Abroad (DIS). External examiner (censor) in applied economics.