Board of Directors

  • Chairman of the Board and member since 1974
  • Majority Shareholder of KIRKBI A/S
  • President and CEO of the LEGO Group 1979-2004
  • Chairman of the Board of Koldingvej 2 Billund A/S and Ole Kirk’s Foundation
  • Deputy Chairman of the Board of the LEGO Foundation, and Board member in LEGO A/S and Capital of Children Office A/S and 4 fully owned subsidiaries of KIRKBI A/S


  • Deputy Chairman of the Board and member since 2008
  • President & CEO of William Demant Holding A/S
  • Chairman of the Board of LEGO A/S and Össur hf
  • Deputy Chairman of the Board of A. P. Møller-Mærsk A/S and Jeudan A/S
  • Member of the Board of Boston Holding A/S
  • Member of the Board since 2001
  • Farmer and former President of the Danish Agriculture & Food organisation
  • Chairman of the Board of Danske Spil A/S, The Loevenholm Foundation, NGF Nature Energy Biogas A/S, NLP fmba and The Green Museum
  • Member of the Board of DLR Kredit A/S, Nordea Liv & Pension, H.C. Petersen og Co.’s Eftf. A/S, Trigon Agri A/S, Fællesfonden and Askov High School
  • Member of the Board of Representatives of The Danish Central Bank, Hedeselskabet and Sydbank A/S
  • Member of the Board since 2008
  • CEO of Maj Invest Holding A/S 
  • Chairman of the Board of Haldor Topsøe A/S
  • Deputy Chairman of the Board of Maj Bank A/S and Novo Nordisk A/S 
  • Member of the Board of NOVO A/S and Symphogen A/S
  • Member of the executive management of Maj Invest Equity A/S, Det Kgl. Vajsenhus and Emlika ApS

  • Member of the Board since 2007
  • Shareholder of KIRKBI A/S and representing the fourth generation of the owner family
  • Chairman of the Board of the LEGO Foundation
  • Deputy Chairman in LEGO A/S and Board member in 4 fully owned subsidiaries of KIRKBI A/S
  • Executive Management member of Kirk og Kirk Holding ApS and management roles in 4 subsidiaries