Jonas joined Novo Holdings A/S in December 2015 as Associate General Counsel and takes part in handling all legal matters within the company, including in particular investments and divestments, corporate law and general contract matters.
Prior to joining Novo Holdings A/S, Jonas was employed with Danske Bank A/S for two years where he was globally responsible for the legal aspects of the bank’s corporate finance activities in the Nordics, the UK and the US. During the eight years before that, Jonas worked as senior associate in the M&A and capital markets group at the law firm Plesner in Copenhagen and as foreign lawyer in the corporate finance group at the law firm Reed Smith in New York. As a result, Jonas has obtained significant experience with respect to Danish, Nordic and international M&A, capital markets and financing transactions.
Jonas holds a Master of Laws from the University of Copenhagen (2005) and an LL.M. with honors from Columbia Law School (2010) with focus on corporate finance, securities regulation and M&A. He is a member of the Danish Bar Association