MEET OUR PEOPLE

The people of Danske Commodities are our company's greatest assets. It may sound like a smart catch-phrase – but it's not. The success of our company is built on having the brightest minds working across the entire organisation: On our trading floors, in our customer business and in our back office. Meet a few of our bright minds here.

Pernille Maibom Refsgaard

Pernille Maibom Refsgaard

Position: Project Manager

Education: Master’s in Management Accounting and Control

Fun fact: In my spare time I practice show jumping (horseback riding has been a part of my life for 20 years)

Amit De

Amit De

Position: Senior Quantitative Developer

Education: PhD in Mathematics

Fun fact: I have recently taken up fencing

Andreas Schwartz Knudsen

Andreas Schwartz

Position: Head of Commercial Business Development

Education: Master’s in Finance

Fun fact: I once won a golf tournament with a broken arm

Pernille Maibom Refsgaard

Jens Østergaard

Position: Senior Communications Specialist

Education: Journalist

Fun fact: I'm the author of three published novels

Arne Højgaard Poulsen

Arne Højgaard Poulsen

Position: Head of PMO

Education: Bachelor's in Electronic Engineering

Fun fact: I'm an avid beekeeper

Line Vestergaard Larsen

Line Vestergaard Larsen

Position: Head of HR Partnering & People Development

Education: Master’s in Information Studies

Fun fact: I have completed two marathons

Lasse Klokker Hansen

Lasse Klokker Hansen

Position: Quantitative Analyst

Education: Master's in Economics and Finance

Fun fact: Even though I will never be the coolest kid in the skatepark, I really like skateboarding

Mads Schmidt Christensen

Mads Schmidt Christensen

Position: Head of Strategy and Communications

Education: Master's in Philosophy and Business Administration 

Fun fact: I’ve played football for the Greenlandic national team

Bianca Riis Grønkjær

Bianca Riis Grønkjær

Position: Facility Manager

Education:
 Office assistant with administration

Fun fact: In my younger days I was an elite swimmer

Tobias Basse

Tobias Basse

Position: Head of Gas Systems & Automation

Education: PhD in Theoretical Cosmology

Fun fact: I know how to fly a hot air balloon

Jakob Arendt Rasmussen

Jakob Arendt Rasmussen

Position: Software developer

Education: PhD in Theoretical Physics and Nanoscience

Fun fact: I play saxophone and have 6 children

Mikkel Graversen

Mikkel Graversen

Position: Lead Quantitative Analyst 

Education: Master's Degree in Mathematics and Economics

Fun fact: One of my relatives was a former Danish prime minister

Tor Mosegaard

Tor Mosegaard

Position: VP, Head of Power Trading

Education: Master's in Economics

Fun fact: I've got five chicken in my garden

Jens Bruun

Jens Bruun

Position: Executive assistant to CEO

Education: Master's in Finance

Fun fact: I was born 10 weeks early

Astrid Hokken

Astrid Hokken

Position: Senior Marketing Specialist

Education: Master's in English and Media Studies

Fun fact: I lived in five different countries across three continents before I was 12 years old

Anders Damm Johansen

Anders Damm Johansen

Position: Head of Intraday Asset Trading

Education: Master’s in Finance and International Business

Fun fact: I’ve practiced bowling as a sport

Mia Busk Hedegaard

Mia Busk Hedegaard

Position: Commercial Business Developer

Education: Master's in Strategy, Organisation and Leadership

Fun fact: I'm a foodie with my own food blog

Kim Bentzen

Kim Bentzen

Position: Head of Meteorology

Education: Bachelor's in Meteorology

Fun fact: Even though I've studied Meteorology, I've spent half of my career in Sales

Lasse Lauridsen

Lasse Lauridsen

Position: Business Analyst

Education: Master's in Business Intelligence

Fun fact: I once qualified for and competed at the Danish National Championships in swimming

Daniel Skov Jensen

Daniel Skov Jensen

Position: Quantitative Analyst

Education: Master's in Economics and Management

Fun fact: I am a hobby cyclist and I am currently planning on going to Paris by Bike

Khoa Van Vu

Khoa Van Vu

Position: Business Intelligence Consultant

Education: Master's in Business Intelligence

Fun fact: I used to be a blackjack and poker dealer

Helle Fiskbæk Andreasen

Helle Fiskbæk Andreasen

Position: Treasury Analyst

Education: Master's in Economics and Management

Fun fact: I have bungy jumped and sky dived in New Zealand

Morten Rasmussen

Morten Rasmussen

Position: Business Intelligence Consultant

Education: Master's Business Intelligence

Fun fact: I can deadlift more than 250 kg

Charlotte Jessen

Charlotte Jessen

Position: Portfolio Manager

Education: Master's in Economics and Management

Fun fact: I'm afraid of spiders

Martin Lynnerup

Martin Lynnerup

Position: Corporate Designer

Education: Master's in architecture

Fun fact: I have walked the 'Camino De Santiago' pilgrimage across Spain (appr. 1000 km. in total)

Sidsel Andersen Risager

Sidsel Andersen Risager

Position: People Development Partner

Education: Master's in Business Administration and Psychology

Fun fact: I won the Danish National Championship in Hip Hop dance when I was 12

Marie-Louise Brebøl Christensen

Marie-Louise Brebøl Christensen

Position: VP, Head of People & Culture

Education: Master's in Law, Solicitor and Diploma in Business Administration

Fun fact: I am a less than average driver; I have totaled two cars and caused at least 25 dents

Jakob Sørensen

Jakob Sørensen

Position: CRO and VP, Head of Risk Management

Education: Master's in International Business

Fun fact: I spent my first working day in DC going to Ikea, buying and assembling our new company lunch table.

Christian Togsverd

Christian Togsverd

Position: Trading Graduate

Education: Master's in Banking & Finance

Fun fact: I've once stayed in the same hotel room in Las Vegas for three months

Kim Johannsen

Kim Johannsen

Position: Credit Risk Analyst

Education: Master's in Finance & International Business

Fun fact: I'm a former fistball player for the Danish National Team (Google it!)

DORTE FISKER BORG
HR Assistant

Want to know more about working at DC, our recruitment process or the likes? Dorte can help answer any questions you may have.

T: +45 2774 0952

E: dfo@danskecommodities.com

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