IDN WEBINAR February 17 2020, 12-13 CET
“The Value Adding Board – the profound impact of ownership structure on Board’s work, mindset and profile” with Torben Ballegaard Sorensen and IDN member.
Torben Ballegaard has an extensive board experience from a range of companies. Some family owned (e.g. LEGO, Systmatic, Tajco, Nowaco), some foundation owned (e.g. Egmont), some private-equity owned (Pandora, Sofacompany, VTI OY) and some listed companies (e.g. Electrolux, Pandora and Vestas). In his executive positions, Torben Ballegaard has served as CEO of Bang & Olufsen, Group EVP in LEGO and CEO for the software company CCI-Europe. He earned his MBA from Aarhus University supplemented with an Executive Program at Stanford University, and during later years he has been adjunct professor at Aarhus University. In 2013 Torben Ballegaard pulled together his experiences and reflections from his Board and executive work in a book: “The Value Adding Board – its Focus and Work” (Amazon, 2013) which was later published in Denmark by Gyldendal Business in 2014. He is a frequent lecturer in the field of practical board work, in Denmark and abroad.