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Executive Leadership Team

Kristian Villumsen

Kristian Villumsen

President & CEO About Kristian Villumsen
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President & CEO

Born: 1970

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast: 90,691 B shares
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

With Coloplast since: 2008

Previous responsibilities in Coloplast:
- Senior Vice President, Global Marketing and Commercial Excellence
- Senior Vice President, Region Europe
- Senior Vice President, Emerging Markets
- Executive Vice President, Chronic Care

Other board and management positions:
- Demant A/S: Board member and member of the audit committee

Kristian Villumsen holds a MA in Political Science from Aarhus University and a MA in Public Policy from Harvard University

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Anders Lonning-Skovgaard

Anders Lonning-Skovgaard

Executive Vice President, CFO About Anders Lonning-Skovgaard
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Executive Vice President, CFO

Born: 1972

Nationality: Danish

No. of  shares in Coloplast: 0
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

With Coloplast since: 2006

Previous responsibilities in Coloplast:
- Chief Business Controller, Ostomy Care
- Director Performance Management
- Chief Information Officer

Anders Lonning-Skovgaard is responsible for IT, Finance, Legal, Business Ethics, Intellectual property, Coloplast Business Centre in Poland and Investor Relations

Anders Lonning-Skovgaard holds a MSc in Finance and Accounting from Aarhus University

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Nicolai Buhl Andersen

Nicolai Buhl Andersen

Executive Vice President, Innovation About Nicolai Buhl Andersen
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Executive Vice President, Innovation

Born: 1969 

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast: 0
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

With Coloplast since: 2005

Previous responsibilities in Coloplast:
- Senior Vice President, Commercial Development & Ostomy Care
- Vice President & General Manager, Sales Nordic Region
- Senior Vice President, Global Wound Care

Nicolai Buhl Andersen holds a MA in Economics & Business from Copenhagen Business School and Sophia University in Japan

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Paul Marcun

Paul Marcun

Executive Vice President, Growth About Paul Marcun
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Executive Vice President, Growth

Born: 1966

Nationality: Australian

No. of shares in Coloplast: 0
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

With Coloplast since: 2015

Previous responsibilities in Coloplast:
- Senior Vice President, Emerging Markets
- Executive Vice President, Chronic Care

Paul Marcun holds a MBA in Corporate Finance & Marketing from Sydney University of Technology

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Camilla G. Møhl

Camilla G. Møhl

Senior Vice President, People & Culture About Camilla G. Møhl
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Senior Vice President, People & Culture

Born: 1975

With Coloplast since: 2016

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast: 0
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

Previous responsibilities in Coloplast:

- Vice President, Global HR Commercial Organisation
- Vice President, Global HR

Camilla G. Møhl holds a MA in Human Resource Management from Copenhagen Business School

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Allan Rasmussen

Allan Rasmussen

Executive Vice President, Global Operations About Allan Rasmussen
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Executive Vice President, Global Operations

Born: 1967

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast310 B shares
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

With Coloplast since: 1992

Previous responsibilities in Coloplast:
- Mechanical engineer
- Production Centre Manager
- Plant Manager
- Site Director
- General Manager
- Director, Volume Production
- Vice President, Corporate Procurement
- Senior Vice President, Global Operations

Allan Rasmussen holds a BPSE, IMD, E*MBA from Scandinavian International Management Institute, and a BSc (Mech. Eng.), from Technical University of Denmark

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Board of Directors

Lars Rasmussen

Lars Rasmussen

Chairman of the Coloplast Board About Lars Rasmussen
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Chairman

Born: 1959

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast207,392 B shares
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

Joined the board in 2018

Chairman of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee
Member of the Audit Committee

Other board and management positions:
- H. Lundbeck A/S: Chairman of the Board, chairman of the remuneration and nomination committee and member of the audit committee
- Igonomix S.L.: Chairman of the Board

Lars Rasmussen acted as Coloplast’s President & CEO from 2008 – 2018 and was a member of Coloplast’s executive management from 2001 - 2018. Lars Rasmussen has extensive executive management and board experience from international listed companies in the med-tech and pharma industry. Lars Rasmussen possesses in-dept knowledge within commercialisation of innovation, B2B and B2C sales models and efficiency improvements.

Lars Rasmussen holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from Aalborg University and an Executive MBA from SIMI.

Lars Rasmussen is not considered independent.

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Niels Peter Louis-Hansen

Niels Peter Louis-Hansen

Deputy Chairman of the Coloplast Board About Niels Peter Louis-Hansen
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Deputy Chairman

Born: 1947

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast12,285,000 A shares & 32,517,865 B shares
In addition to the personally held shares, Niels Peter Louis-Hansen's wholly-owned company N.P. Louis-Hansen ApS owns 1,134,850 B shares
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

Joined the board in 1968

Member of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee

Other board and management positions:
- Aage og Johanne Louis-Hansens Fond: Chairman of the Board
- Aage og Johanne Louis-Hansen A/S: CEO
- N.P. Louis-Hansen ApS: CEO
- NPLH Anpartsinvest ApS: CEO
- NPLH Property Investments ApS: CEO

Through decades of board work, Niels Peter Louis-Hansen has gained in-dept knowledge of the industries in which Coloplast operates, its dynamics and key players as well as deep insight into strategy development. Furthermore, Niels Peter Louis-Hansen is a key contributor to preserving the Coloplast-culture.

Niels Peter Louis-Hansen holds a degree as Civiløkonom.

Niels Peter Louis-Hansen is not considered independent.

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Carsten Hellmann

Carsten Hellmann

Member of the Coloplast Board About Carsten Hellmann
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Board Member

Born: 1964

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast6,000 B shares
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

Joined the board in 2017

Member of the Audit Committee

Other board and management positions:
- ALK-Abelló A/S: President & CEO
- The Danish Chamber of Commerce: Board member

Carsten Hellmann has considerable executive management experience. Since 2016 Carsten Hellmann has been the President & CEO in ALK-Abelló A/S, a listed pharmaceutical company. Prior to that, Carsten Hellmann held several top management and CEO positions in the Health Care industry, latest as CEO of Merial in France and member of the Executive Committee of the French pharmaceutical company Sanofi. Carsten Hellmann has extensive experience in product development and international commercialization within highly regulated industries as well as M&A activities, including post integration.

Carsten Hellmann holds a BSc in Business Administration from Copenhagen Business School and a MSc in Information Management from Lancaster University.

Carsten Hellmann is considered independent.

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Birgitte Nielsen

Birgitte Nielsen

Member of the Coloplast Board About Birgitte Nielsen
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Board Member

Born: 1963

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast: 165 B shares
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

Joined the board in 2015

Member of the Audit Committee

Other board and management positions:
- Danmarks Genopretningsfond: Board member
- De Forenede Ejendomsselskaber A/S: Board member
- Haldor Topsøe Holding A/S: Board member
- Kirk Kapital A/S: Board member
- Matas A/S: Board member and chairman of the audit committee
- SameSystems A/S: Board member

Birgitte Nielsen has extensive management experience and has held numerous management positions in FLS Industries A/S (FLSMIDTH & Co A/S). Further, Birgitte Nielsen has considerable board experience from both listed companies and large privately held companies within the med-tech industry and the financial sector. Birgitte Nielsen has extensive financial and accounting experience as well as in-dept knowledge of the financial markets.

Birgitte Nielsen holds an B. Com Degree (HD) in Foreign Trade from Copenhagen Business School and an B. Com Degree (HD) in Accounting & Finance from Copenhagen Business School and a General Management Program from CEDEP/INSEAD.

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Jette Nygaard-Andersen

Jette Nygaard-Andersen

Member of the Coloplast Board About Jette Nygaard-Andersen
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Board Member

Born: 1968

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast: 0
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

Joined the board in 2015

Member of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee

Other board and management positions:
- BetMGM, LLC: Board member
- Entain plc: CEO and Executive Director

Jette Nygaard-Andersen has held numerous international management positions. Currently, Jette Nygaard-Andersen is acting as CEO and Executive Director in Entain plc. Jette Nygaard-Andersen has considerable executive management and board experience within global med-tech, media & entertainment, and digital growth businesses. Jette Nygaard-Andersen has extensive experience within business and marketing strategies, digital transformation, optimization of customer experience and customer engagement, working with digital growth start-ups globally and M&A activities, including post integration.

Jette Nygaard-Andersen holds a MSc in Business, Finance & Economics from the University of Copenhagen and Executive Development Programs from INSEAD and Executive Leadership Programmes from Columbia University.

Jette Nygaard-Andersen is considered independent.

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Marianne Wiinholt

Marianne Wiinholt

Member of the Coloplast Board About Marianne Wiinholt
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Board Member

Born: 1965

Nationality: Norwegian

No. of shares in Coloplast: 0
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

Joined the board in 2020

Chairman of the Audit Committee

Other board and management positions:
- Norsk Hydro ASA (BM) and chairman of the audit committee
- Ørsted A/S, CFO and board member in other Ørsted group companies

Marianne Wiinholt has considerable executive management experience. Since 2013, Marianne Wiinholt has acted as CFO in Ørsted A/S, a listed company in the energy sector. Prior to becoming CFO in Ørsted A/S, Marianne Wiinholt held several management positions in Ørsted A/S. Marianne Wiinholt has extensive experience within finance and accounting and considerable knowledge and experience in leading, driving and delivering a sustainability agenda on a global scale.

Marianne Wiinholt holds a MSc in Business Administration and Auditing and is qualified State Authorised Public Accountant.

Marianne Wiinholt is considered independent.

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Thomas Barfod

Thomas Barfod

Senior Controller and member of the Coloplast Board About Thomas Barfod
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Senior Controller and Board Member

Born: 1970

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast: 0
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

Joined the board in 2016

With Coloplast since: 1992

Board responsibility at Coloplast:
Member of the Board elected by the employees

Latest re-election: 
December 2018

This Board member is not considered to be independent

Educational background:
Basic Vocational Education
Commercial training

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Nikolaj Kyhe Gundersen

Nikolaj Kyhe Gundersen

Skilled Precision Engineer, Project Management & Prototyping, and member of the Coloplast Board About Nikolaj Kyhe Gundersen
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Skilled Precision Engineer, Project Management & Prototyping, and Board Member

Born: 1969

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast: 0
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

Joined the board in 2018

With Coloplast since: 1992

Board responsibility at Coloplast:
Member of the Board elected by the employees

This Board member is not considered to be independent

Educational background:
Skilled precision engineer

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Roland Vendelbo Pedersen

Roland Vendelbo Pedersen

Lead Negotiator, Corporate Procurement, and member of the Coloplast Board About Roland Vendelbo Pedersen
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Lead Negotiator, Corporate Procurement, and Board Member

Born:1962

Nationality: Danish

No. of shares in Coloplast1,490 B shares
(no change since 2019/20 Full-Year Financial Results)

Joined the board in 2018

With Coloplast since: 1998

Board responsibility at Coloplast:
Member of the Board elected by the employees

This Board member is not considered to be independent

Educational background:
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