BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND ADMINISTRATION

COWIfonden is governed by a board of nine members, of whom six are appointed and two are elected by employees in the Danish part of the COWI Group in accordance with the Danish Company Law and one member is elected by the employees in the Swedish or Norwegian part of the COWI Group. Four of the six members, who are appointed, must be individuals who either are or have been in senior management positions in the COWI Group. The remaining two members are appointed amongst highly respected and independent individuals outside of COWI.

the board

Anton Petersen

Chairman


Martin P. Bendsøe

Vice Chairman

Suzanne C. Beckmann

Member

Knud Erik Christensen

Member

Ejgil Martin Veje

Member

Birgit Farstad Larsen

Member

Jesper Kjølholt

Elected by the employees

Heidi Lund Hansen

Elected by the employees

Kristin Sandberg

Elected by the employees

The Board has four ordinary meetings per year.

Daily administration is undertaken by the Chairman with secretarial support.

The Executive and Technical Secretary handles in-coming applications, and may request expert advice if required. An evaluation committee reviews all qualified applications. Subsequently, these applications are evaluated by the entire board. 

 

Joan Maj Nielsen
Executive and technical secretary

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COWIfonden
Parallelvej 2
2800 Kongens Lyngby
Denmark