Born: December 1975
Education: Master in Business (Marketing), 2002 from the Copenhagen Business School
Christoffer Lorenzen joined Chr. Hansen in March 2008 and has held various positions in Sales and Marketing, including Director and Head of Marketing in our Animal Health & Nutrition Business, and VP and Head of Central & Eastern Europe.
In 2013 Mr. Lorenzen was appointed SVP and Head of Commercial Development in the Cultures and Enzymes Division and in 2016 he was appointed EVP and Head of the Food Cultures and Enzymes Business Unit. Mr. Lorenzen was appointed to the Executive Board in February 2018. Prior to joining Chr. Hansen, Mr. Lorenzen was employed at H. Lundbeck A/S, a global specialty pharmaceutical company, where he served as Head of Corporate Strategy and M&A as well as Corporate Secretary.
Mr. Lorenzen serves as vice chairman of the Board of Directors of EFFCA (European Food & Feed Cultures Association). Further, Mr. Lorenzen serves as a board member of Hamlet Protein A/S and two parent companies, as well as J. H. Schultz-Fonden.