Board of Directors

The Copenhagen Goodwill Ambassador Board of Directors provides strategic advice to the network and its members. The board works closely with the secretariat to develop the operational framework and guidelines for the work of the network.


Jens Kramer Mikkelsen

Director of Urban Development, NREP

It is a pleasure to work with a group of people that have such a strong desire to put our city at the top of the world’s agenda.

Jens Kramer Mikkelsen | Chairman of Copenhagen Goodwill Ambassadors

Board members

Jens Olesen

General Consul & President, Danish-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce, Brazil

Waldemar Schmidt

Author & Chairman, Norbreeze Group, Switzerland

Lars Himmer

Managing Director, Volkswagen Group Rus, Russia

Martin Manniche

Founder & CEO, GreenWave Systems, United States

Anja Wittrup

Global Director, Corporate Affairs, Bain & Company, Belgium

Helle Priess

CEO, Priess Ltd., Singapore

Pia Mollback-Verbic

Co-founder & Managing Director, Quipper Reaserch Pvt Ltd., India

Shahin Lauritzen

CEO, Co-founder, Holodia, Serbia/Switzerland