Member of the Board since March 2020
Carsten Stendevad was born in 1973 and is a Danish national based in Washington D.C. He received a BSc and MSc in Economics from the University of Copenhagen and a Master in Public Policy from the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.
Over the past 20 years, Carsten Stendevad has held leadership positions at various global financial institutions. Carsten started his career in the Central Bank of Denmark; worked as a management consultant with McKinsey & Company in New York and Copenhagen; spent a decade with Citigroup in New York and Mumbai rising to become a Managing Director and Global Head of Citi’s global corporate finance advisory group. In 2013, Carsten was appointed CEO of ATP, Denmark’s largest pension and social security provider.
Currently, Carsten is a senior executive at Bridgewater, an investment management firm based in Connecticut, USA.
In addition to the Novo Holdings A/S Board, Carsten Stendevad serves as a board advisor to the Investment Strategies Committee of GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund.