Birgit Aagaard-Svendsen

Birgit Aagaard-Svendsen

Non-Executive Director

Born: 1956

Ms Aagaard-Svendsen is a board professional with an extensive board experience. Outside Prosafe, Ms. Svendsen is Vice Chairman of Copenhagen Malmö Port AB, Board member and Audit Committee Chairman of DNV-GL AS, Aker Solutions ASA and West of England Ship Owners Mutual Insurance Association, and Board Member of Stiftelsen Det Norske Veritas, Otto Mønsted A/S and Reapplix A/S.

Ms Aagaard-Svendsen has more than 35 years of international business experience, including 25 years of shipping experience and 15 years within the offshore industry. Until 2016 she was Chief Financial Officer of J. Lauritzen for 18 years. During the period between 2011 and 2015, she was Chairman for the Danish committee on Corporate Governance.

Ms Aagaard-Svendsen has a Constructional Engineering degree from the Technical University of Denmark and a Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, from the Copenhagen Business School. In addition, miscellaneous executive programs at IESE (Barcelona); IMD (Lousanne) and INSEAD (Paris).

Ms Aagaard-Svendsen has been a Director of Prosafe since 2017 and is due for re-election in 2020.

Number of shares: 3 000

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