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Jørgen Tang-Jensen

Independent according to the corporate governance recommendations

Elected to the board
05 August 1956

Other positions related to the company

Member of the Audit Committee

Positions in other Danish companies

Member of the Boards of Coloplast A/S*, VKR Holding A/S, VILLUM FONDEN and Maj Invest Holding A/S (and two fully owned subsidiaries)

* Listed companies

Other positions 


Re-election motivation

Jørgen Tang-Jensen has a long term experience from the building materials industry and a vast understanding of corporate governance due to his active role in several organizations. 

Remuneration for 2020/2021 as determined by the general meeting April 2020

Other members of the Board DKK 360,000

Supplement for members of the Audit Committee DKK 180,000 

Main points of career
2001-2017 CEO of VELUX A/S, Denmark
1990-2000 Group Director of VELUX Industri A/S, Denmark
1984-1990 Managing Director of Novelco A/S, Denmark
1981-1984 Product Manager of VELUX International A/S, Denmark

1997 MBA from Stanford University, USA
1989 IMD, Switzerland
1981 MSc (International Business), Aarhus Business School