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Thomas Thune Andersen

Thomas Thune Andersen

Experienced Chairman: Public Sector, Private Sector, Charities
Experienced CEO: Public Sector, Private Sector

  • More than 30 years of international senior leadership experience
  • Multi-industry knowledge in engineering, maritime, critical infrastructure and energy 
  • Experience as chair of Compensation Committee, Nomination Committee, and HSE Committee and as member of Audit Committee and Risk Committee
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Current Positions

Thomas Thune Andersen is Chairman at Ørsted A/S, ranked as the most sustainable company in the world in 2020 as well as Lloyd’s Register Group, Lloyd’s Register Foundation and VKR Holding A/S and Non-Executive Director at BW Group Ltd and IMI plc. 

Industry Knowledge

Professional experience includes member of the Executive Board at AP Moeller-Maersk and CEO of Maersk Oil. Prior to this numerous senior positions in the Far East followed by role as President/CEO of Maersk Inc, USA and for Maersk Company Ltd, UK.

He worked globally with business sectors like Container-Shipping, Logistics, Ports, Ship Owning and Operation, Oil Field Services and traditional upstream E&P.

His experience both through his role as Chairman, Board member, consultant and executive carrier has granted him an extensive global insight, experience from different societal and business cultures as well as an extensive international network.

He has extensive experience with different ownership structures and governance models and present additional focus is on developing sustainability and ESG agendas for companies and government institutions.

He was previously Non-Executive Director of SSE plc, Petrofac Limited and BW Offshore Ltd and the Chairman of DeepOcean Group Holding AS.

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Sir Donald Brydon CBE

Sir Donald Brydon CBE

Sir Donald Brydon is Chairman of Sage Group plc and Chairman of the fin tech firm Tide Holdings. Previously Sir Donald was Chairman of the London Stock Exchange Group plc, Chairman of the Royal Mail plc, Smiths Group plc, the London Metal Exchange, Amersham plc, Taylor Nelson Sofres plc, the ifs School of Finance and EveryChild.

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Jean-Louis Chaussade

Jean-Louis Chaussade

Jean-Louis Chaussade is Chairman of JLCH Conseil, Special Advisor of Accuracy, Chairman of the board of the Université Technologique de Compiègne, Non-Executive Board member of Kaufman & Broad SA and is a Director of Criteria Caixaholding SAU, in addition to other appointments. He was previously the Chairman and CEO of Suez.

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Wout Dekker

Wout Dekker

Wout Dekker is Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Randstad N.V. and a member of the Supervisory Board of SHV Holdings N.V., Royal Friesland Campina N.V. and Pon Holdings N.V. He is also a member of the Paine Schwartz Partners Food Chain Advisory Board.

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Steven (Steve) Gregg

Steven (Steve) Gregg

Steven is Chairman of Ampol Limited (previously Caltex); Chairman elect of Tabcorp Holdings Limited; a director of Challenger Limited and Challenger Life Company Limited, and William Inglis & Son Limited. He is also the Chairman of Lorna Hodgkinson Foundation and Unisson Disability Limited and a Trustee of the Australian Museum.  Prior to this Steven was Chairman of Goodman Fielder Limited and Chairman of Austock Group Limited.

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