Independent Chairman of the Board of DirectorsMr. Ole Andersen has served as Independent Chairman of the Board of Directors of Danske Bank AS since December 2011. Prior to this, he served as Vice Chairman of the Board since March 29, 2011. He joined the Board as Member on March 23, 2010. He is also Chairman of the Companys Remuneration Committee and the Nomination Committee, as well as Member of the Risk Committee. He started his professional career at Arthur Andersen . After that, he joined Skandinavisk Holding . He was also Partner at Capex and at Trap Kornum . Later on, he became Managing Director of Alfred Berg Corporationrationrate Finance and after that joined SEB, where he served as Head of SEB Corporationrationrate Finance, Denmark and Global Manager, SEB Corporationrationrate Finance . Most recently, he was employed as Senior Partner at EQT Partners . Mr. Andersen holds a number of directorships. He is Chairman of the Boards of Directors of Bang Olufsen AS and Chr. Hansen Holding AS. Apart from this, he serves as Member of the Nomination Committee of NASDAQ Nordic Ltd., Member of the Board of Directors of Fonden Human Practice Foundation and Member of The Danish Committee on Corporationrationrate Governance. He is also Adjunct Professor at Copenhagen Business School
Age: 59 Chairman Since 2011Andersen is Stateauthorized Public Accountant . He holds a MS degree in Business Economics and Auditing and Graduate Diploma in Business Administration .