Thorkil Christensen

Former Chief Financial Officer at Novo Holding A/S

Thorkil Christensen

Thorkil Christensen

Former Chief Financial Officer at Novo Holding A/S

Overview
Career Highlights

Novo Principal Investments
Novo Holding A/S
Novo Ventures

RelSci Relationships

297

Number of Boards

8

Birthday

08/24/1947

Age

70

Relationships
RelSci Relationships are individuals Thorkil Christensen likely has professional access to. A relationship does not necessarily indicate a personal connection.

Former Chief Executive Officer at Novo Holding A/S

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Director & Professor at Danish National Research Foundation

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Managing Director, Principal Investments at Novo Holding A/S

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Advisor at VF Venture

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Executive Vice President & Chief Science Officer at Novo Nordisk A/S

Relationship likelihood: Strong

President & Chief Executive Officer at Novozymes A/S

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Managing Director, Financial Investments at Novo Holding A/S

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Asset Director Large Investments at Novo Holding A/S

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Senior Director Principal Investments at Novo Holding A/S

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Senior Associate, Principal Investments at Novo Holding A/S

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Paths to Thorkil Christensen
Potential Connections via
Relationship Science
You
Thorkil Christensen
Former Chief Financial Officer at Novo Holding A/S
Education
MS Biochemistry

For almost two centuries DTU, Technical University of Denmark, has been dedicated to fulfilling the vision of H.C. Ørsted – the father of electromagnetism – who founded the university in 1829 to develop and create value using the natural sciences and the technical sciences to benefit society. Today, DTU is ranked as one of the foremost technical universities in Europe, continues to set new records in the number of publications, and persistently increase and develop our partnerships with industry, and assignments accomplished by DTU’s public sector consultancy.

MBA Finance

Copenhagen Business School, also known as CBS, is situated in Copenhagen, Denmark. CBS was established in 1917 by Danish Society for the Advancement of Business Education and Research(FUHU), however, it wasn't until 1920 that accounting became the first full study programme at CBS. Today CBS has more than 20,000 students, 13,000 employees and offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programmes within business all with an interdisciplinary and international focus. CBS' campus is located in the district of Frederiksberg and centers on CBS' main campus Solbjerg Plads (finished in 2000). Since the Danish Universities Act of 2003 CBS has had a Board of Directors with an external majority. The Board of Directors appoints the President of CBS, who is currently Per Holten-Andersen.

Career History
Technical & General Manager
1978 - Prior
Chief Financial Officer
2003 - 2015

Novo Principal is an active manager which provides funding for growth-stage capital requirements, and makes co-investments. The firm invests in both public and private companies from Northern Europe and North America. Novo Principal targets companies operating in the health technology and health services sector, and industries such as biotechnology and medical specialties. It looks to take both minority and majority stake positions in its investments, as well as a seat on the board.

Chief Financial Officer
2003 - 2015

Novo Holding A/S provides financial investments and manages the Novo Nordisk Foundation’s assets. It offers seed and venture capital to development stage companies and takes ownership positions in companies within life science and biotechnology. The company was founded on September 8, 1999 and is headquartered in Hellerup, Denmark.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2017 - Current
Director
2009 - Prior

BioMimetic Therapeutics, Inc. developed and sells protein therapeutics for tissue and organ regeneration. The company was founded by Samuel E. Lynch and David M. Renzi on April 14, 1999 and was headquartered in Franklin, TN.

Director
Prior

Jørgen Kruuse A/S manufactures and supplies veterinary products needed in the treatment and care of animals with worldwide distribution. Its brands include KRUUSE, BUSTER, KRUTEX, VALUELINE, EQUIVET and BOVIVET. The company was founded in 1939 and is headquartered in Langeskov, Denmark.

Board Member
Current

With over 40,000 students and more than 9,000 employees, the University of Copenhagen is the largest institution of research and education in Denmark. The purpose of the University – to quote the University Statute – is to ’conduct research and provide further education to the highest academic level’.

Member, Advisory Board
Current

Roskilde University was formed under the Act of Copenhagen University's Siting and University Centres of 1970.

Member, Board of Directors
Current
This web site is not endorsed by, directly affiliated with, maintained, authorized, or sponsored by Thorkil Christensen. The use of any trade name or trademark is for identification and reference purposes only and does not imply any association with the trademark holder. The Presence of Thorkil Christensen's profile does not indicate a business or promotional relationship of any kind between RelSci and Thorkil Christensen.
  • be_ixf; php_sdk; php_sdk_1.4.15
  • https://relationshipscience.com/person/thorkil-christensen-3371914
  • https://relationshipscience.com/person/thorkil-christensen-3371914