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niels smedegaard

President and CEO


Our vision is to contribute to your success by being a genuinely customer-focused and customer-driven company.

Shares: 95, 440 (as per September 2015)
Year of birth: 1962
President and CEO since 2007
Education: MSc. Economy, Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark; MBA Exchange program, University of Texas, Austin, USA.

Chairman of the Board at: The Bikuben Foundation, ECSA (European Community Shipowners´ Association).

Deputy Chairman: The Danish Shipowners' Association.

Board member at: Interferry, TT Club, Denmark-America Foundation, Kollegiefonden Bikuben, FrederiksbergFonden.

Subsidiaries of the DFDS Group.

Previous positions: President and CEO, e-gatematrix (a Gate Gourmet Group subsidiary); Executive Vice President and CFO, Gate Gourmet Group; Vice President, Head of Strategic Controlling, Swissair Associated Companies; Vice President, Corporate Finance, SAS Service Partner; Manager Treasury, SAS Finance.
Niels Smedegaard