Born on 27 November 1962.
Married to Ane, 2 children.
Master’s degree in Political Science and Bachelor’s degree in English literature, University of Aarhus, Denmark.
|1991 - 1993||Desk Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Copenhagen|
|1993 - 1996||First Secretary, Danish Embassy, Damascus.|
|1996 - 1999||Head of NATO Section, Security Policy |
Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Copenhagen
|1999–2003||Minister Counsellor, Deputy Permanent Representative of Denmark on the North Atlantic Council,|
|2003 - 2005||Director for Security Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Copenhagen|
|2005 - 2006||Ambassador, Leader of NATO Secretary General’s Reform Group (rank of Assistant Secretary General).|
|2006||Director for Security Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Copenhagen.|
|2007 - 2009||Ambassador of Denmark to Turkey and Azerbaijan (resident in Ankara).|
|1 August 2009 -||Director of the Private Office of NATO’s Secretary General.|