Board of Management
Iben Lindhardt Olsson, Chair 1962, entered in 2018
Lawyer, partner at Attas-Ellebye
Iben Lindhardt Olsson has legal expertise, is a trained board lawyer and mediator and director of her own companies. She holds executive positions in: A&B Analyse A/S, Sea-Point Marine Equipment A/S, Guldsmed Surel A/S, Guldsmed Surel Holding A/S, Surel Ejendomme A/S. She is also a Board member for a number of foundations: Albanifonden, Chair, Lis Jantzen fødselsdagsmindefond, Humlemagasinet and Sigfred Pedersen’s Museets fond, GF Forsikring’s safety prize committee and Odense City’s Kunstfond.
Peter Sonny Berthold, Deputy Chair 1949, entered in 2014
Former mayor and member of the regional board for the Southern Denmark region.
Through his 40 years in politics, Peter Sonny Berthold has developed an ability to divide issues, see opportunities and find solutions – often in unconventional ways.
Henrik Øregaard Dam 1968, entered in 2014
Dean at the University of Southern Denmark
Henrik Øregaard Dam has extensive knowledge of research, education and community engagement in higher education and education institutions He has management experience in public companies, as well as legal expertise. He is Chair of the Danish Prison and Probation Service, a Board member at SIMAC, Lindø Port of Odense A/S, a Board member at the property company Den Fynske Forskerpark and a member of Syddansk Vækstforum.
The University of Southern Denmark is involved in several of the science parks within Science Parks of Southern Denmark.
Peter Hansen 1956, entered in 2017
Owner, Cormall Agro Holding. Member of Sønderborg City Council for Venstre
Peter Hansen has extensive experience in board work both in Denmark and abroad, and in various industries, including production as well as venture investment and equity funds. He is the Deputy Chair of Sønderborg Forsyning Holding A/S, as well as a member of the board at Sønderborg Havneselskab A/S, Det Sønderjyske Koordinationsudvalg, and Chair of the Board of Representatives at Sdbank A/S, etc.
Birthe Friis Mortensen 1957, entered in 2012
Dean, University College UC SYD
Birte Friis Mortensen has special skills in management, general and strategic, as well as extensive experience with change and merger management. For many years she has been a management consultant (PwC ManagementConsultants) in the areas of strategy, IT and procurement. She is a member of the Board at Tønder Gymnasium og HF (Chair) and Aabenraa Statsskole (Deputy Chair), member of the Board of Representatives at SDU, and a member of the Board at Sandbjerg Gods.