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, Mr Poulsen 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.
Mr. Poulsen has extensive executive and board experience in large international companies, significant financial knowledge and in-depth knowledge of mergers and acquisitions, strategy, ESG, transformation and innovation.
Mr Poulsen is Deputy Chair of the Board of Directors of ISS A/S and member of the Supervisory Board of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA and Board of Directors of Ørsted A/S. Candidate for election as member of the Board of Directors of Novo Nordisk A/S. Deputy Chair of the Board of Directors of Kinnevik AB (not seeking re-election at 2021 AGM).