Member of the Board since 2009.
Jeppe Christiansen was born in 1959 and is a Danish national. He received an MSc in Economics from the University of Copenhagen.
Jeppe Christiansen has over 33 years of experience in fund and investment management across the financial industry. From 1986 to 1988, Jeppe Christiansen worked as an economist in Sparekassen SDS. He joined LD Pensions in 1988 where he became Head of Fund Management and later transitioned to Executive Vice President, responsible for investments. From 1998 to 2004, Jeppe Christiansen joined Danske Bank as a Director. There he was responsible for international equity investments and corporate clients.
Since 2004, Jeppe Christiansen has served as CEO of Maj Invest A/S, of which he is also the founder. He also serves as CEO of Maj Invest Holdings A/S. In 2016, Jeppe Christiansen was appointed Adjunct Professor of Finance at Copenhagen Business School.
In addition to the Novo Holdings A/S Board, Jeppe Christiansen is currently Chairman of the Board of Haldor Topsøe A/S and Emlika ApS, both based in Denmark. Furthermore, he is Vice Chairman of the Board of Novo Nordisk A/S and is Board member of Kirkbi A/S and Det Kgl. Vajsenhus, all based in Denmark.