The Board Leadership Society of Denmark

The Board Leadership Society of Denmark was founded in May 7, 2013 by 8 companies, 24 chairmen and 10 professors. The purpose of this non-profit organization is to continuously enhance board work in Danish corporations, firms, organizations and institutions, while improving the legal framework for board leadership.

The society promotes its objective by arranging professional meetings, seminars and conferences. It also creates a virtual network, which enables qualified discussions about sound corporate governance. The society supports the development of competences in boards and board education as it participates in national and international collaboration.

The Board Leadership Society has more than 800 members

Founding Members

Companies and Organizations 

Dansk Industri, Dansk Erhverv, DVCA Danish Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, PensionDanmark, Copenhagen Business School, EY, Kromann Reumert, CBS Executive.

Experience from the Board Rooms 

Ole G. Andersen, Flemming Besenbacher, Jeppe Christiansen, Christian Dyvig, Peter Engberg Jensen, Michael Fiorini, Henrik Gürtler, Henrik Heideby, Henning Kruse Pedersen, Lars Liebst, Steffen Lüders, Torben Möger Pedersen, Lars Nørby Johansen, Michael Pram Rasmussen, Tine Roed, Anette Sadolin, Sten Scheibye, Peter Schütze, Lene Skole, Peter Straarup, Jess Søderberg, Vagn Sørensen, Birgit Aagaard-Svendsen.


Ken L. Bechmann, Suzanne C. Beckmann, Thomas Plenborg, Flemming Poulfelt, Mette Neville, Jesper Rangvid, Caspar Rose, Majken Schultz, Steen Thomsen, Niels Westergård-Nielsen.