Henrik Poulsen

Nationality: Danish
Year of birth: 1967

Henrik Poulsen is Senior Advisor to A.P. Møller Holding. From 2012 to 2020, he served as CEO and President of Ørsted A/S. Prior to that, he was CEO and President of TDC Group, Operating Executive of Capstone, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. and held different executive roles with LEGO. Before joining LEGO, he worked at McKinsey & Co. in Copenhagen and New York.

Henrik Poulsen is Deputy Chair of the Board of Directors of ISS A/S and member of the Boards of Directors of Ørsted, Novo Nordisk and Bertelsmann SE & Co. In addition, he is member of the Board of Directors of Novo Holding and Chair of the Board of Directors of Faerch Group.

Henrik Poulsen has extensive executive and board experience in large international companies, significant financial knowledge and in-depth knowledge of mergers and acquisitions, strategy, risk management, ESG, transformation and innovation.