CEO, Maersk Oil
Jakob Thomasen joined the A.P. Moller-Maersk Group in 1988 and has since then held various positions, including Managing Director of Maersk Oil, Qatar, Head of Global Exploration and New Business and, since 2009, Chief Executive Officer of Maersk Oil. Mr. Thomasen holds a M.Sc. in Geology from University of Copenhagen and has attended various executive supplementary educations, including Cranfield, General Management for Specialists, IMD, Managing Corporate Resources and is certified in Corporate Governance. Mr. Thomasen is Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, DHI Group and a member of the Board of Directors, The Confederation of Danish Employers.