Board

Capital Market Partners A/S has a board of directors consisting of two external and two internal members.

The board members are Bent Amsinck, Anne Mette Barfod, Partner Christian Thygesen and Partner Lars Christiansen.

Board of Directors

Christian Thygesen, Chairman of the Board & Partner

Christian Thygesen has been employed in the financial sector since joining the Danish Central Bank in 1992. Christian has extensive experience with how banks work and interact through exchanges, trading platforms, clearing houses, central securities depositories and central banks.

Bent Amsinck, Board Member

Bent Amsinck has been the Managing Director of Ejendomsvirke A/S since 2000, and founded Blue & Green in 2007 which he also runs. The Group has a turnover of approx. DKK 120 million and employs 90 people spread over its locations in three countries.

Bent was born in 1964. He graduated as a Production Engineer from Danmarks Technical University and has a BSc in Human Ressouce Management from CBS Copenhagen.

Anne Mette Barfod, Board Member

Anne Mette Barfod is Director for Global Finance & IT at Danish Refugee Council, one of the five biggest NGOs in the world. Furthermore, Anne Mette has more than 20 years of management experience from the financial sector, most recently as CFO at Alm. Brand Group, where she has worked with both bank, general insurance and pension.

Anne Mette is a board member of Sampension Livsforsikring A/S, Sampension Administrationsselskab A/S and Investeringsforeningen Alm. Brand Invest. Anne Mette has previously been Deputy Chairman of Alm. Brand Forsikring A/S and Alm. Brand Liv and Pension A/S.

Anne Mette was born in 1970 and holds a MSc in in Actuarial Mathematics from University of Copenhagen.

Lars Christiansen, Board Member & Partner

Lars Christiansen began working in the financial sector in 1987. Lars has extensive knowledge of the strengths and weaknesses of the main systems used in Front, Middle and Back Office functions, as well as his many years of experience in implementing and integrating such systems with success.

Torben H. Nielsen, Chairman Emeritus

Torben Nielsen has over 40 years of experience in the financial sector. Torben has been former Governor and member of the board of directors of the Danmarks Nationalbank (Danish Central Bank).

Torben is involved in a range of executive functions and boards, including Chairman at Sydbank A/S, Investeringsforeningen Sparinvest, BETRI bank p/f, and as Deputy Chairman in Tryg A/S and Tryg Forsikring A/S.

Furthermore, Torben is board member at Sampension KP Livsforsikring A/S, Sampension Administrationsselskab A/S, and DLR Kredit. In addition, Torben is board member of various cultural organizations, as well as Adjunct Professor at Copenhagen Business School.

Torben served as Chairman of CMP’s board since its foundation and up until 2015, where he officially stepped down.  However, Torben still serves as an advisor to the board.

Torben was born 1947 and is educated in savings bank training, and has a BSc in Organisation, Work Pshycology, and Credit and Financing.