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    Curriculum Vitae

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    • Danish, married, three children


    • Since 1 July 2022: Director General and EIB Permanent Representative to the EU Institutions in Brussels
    • 2019-2022: Head of Cabinet, European Commission Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
    • 2015-2019: Ambassador, Permanent Representative to the EU, Brussels
    • 2013-2015: State Secretary for Foreign Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    • 2012-2013: Under-Secretary for Europe and North America, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    • 2007-2012: Under-Secretary for European Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    • 2006-2007: Ambassador, Royal Danish Embassy, Ankara (also accredited to Azerbaijan)
    • 2005-2006: Head of Department, Security Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Copenhagen
    • 2001-2005: Head of Department, EU Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    • 1999-2001: Counsellor, Royal Danish Embassy, Berlin
    • 1998-1999: Deputy Head of Department, EU Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    • 1996-1998: European Correspondent, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    • 1995-1996: Head of Section, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    • 1992-1995: First Secretary, Royal Danish Embassy
    • 1990-1992: Ministry of Foreign Affairs


    • Master’s degree in History, University of Copenhagen


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