Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen

Nationality: Danish
Year of birth: 1966

President & CEO of Novo Nordisk since January 2017.

Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen joined Novo Nordisk in 1991 and has broad international experience having worked in the Netherlands, the US and Japan and holding positions within a multitude of areas, including IT, quality, corporate development, HR  and business assurance.

He has strong operational competencies and extensive knowledge within IT, corporate development, quality and risk management as well as substantial management experience including the management of a foundation-controlled company.