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 MT Højgaard Holding’s acquisition of Raunstrup, the sale of Røsva Skadeservice to the US-based BELFOR, the sale of Debel to the Canadian-based Hunter Douglas and the sale of Zone Denmark to the Norway-based F&H of Scandinavia.
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.