Christian is a partner at Oaklins Denmark. With more than 25 years of international M&A and corporate development experience, Christian has led over 100 acquisitions, joint ventures and divestitures in 30 countries on four continents, ranging from small bolt-on acquisitions to multibillion-dollar transactions. With a particular focus on cross-border transactions, recent deals have included the sale of Røsva Skadeservice to the US-based BELFOR, the sale of Debel to the Canadian-based Hunter Douglas, the sale of Zone Denmark to the Norway-based F&H of Scandinavia and the acquisition of Krøger A/S by Swiss multinational Sulzer AG.
Prior to joining Oaklins, Christian lived in London and Brussels for almost 20 years, where he held senior management positions, including roles as senior vice president and head of M&A, at blue-chip multinationals Georgia-Pacific, Nortel and BellSouth. He also represented these companies as a board member for numerous international subsidiaries and joint ventures. Christian has a master’s in economics and business administration from Copenhagen Business School.