Carlsberg is the name of a district of Copenhagen. The main shareholder of Carlsberg is the Carlsberg Foundation. He has a BBA and an MBA from Copenhagen Business School.
He started his career at IFH Research International in Denmark, owned by the Anglo-Dutch Unilever, now owned by WPP since 1989. Carlsberg
He joined the executive board of Carlsberg Group on 1 April 2006. He became Chief Executive on 1 October 2007.
He appears in Kraks Blå Bog, where he is listed as a koncernchef.