Brian Petersen

Brian Petersen

Chairman, Certified Coach and Ex-CEO
+45 2937 1733

Brian Petersen is an independent consultant (, Chairman of Athgene and board member of Coloplast and Epinion.   Brian is also a certified coach.

Brian started his career at Procter & Gamble where he spent 20 years.  He started in Marketing and Sales and  has last assignment was General Manager of China, including R&D, and Product Supply.  During his time at P&G he lived in 5 countries and covered all of Europe, Middle East, Africa and China.

Brian then returned to his native Denmark where he became CEO of Copenhagen Airports, including its stakes in airports in the UK, Mexico and China.  

Since 2008, Brian has been chairman and member of a number of boards including Coloplast, ALK-Abello, Bang & Olufsen, VisitDenmark, Egmont, Epinion and a number of start-ups.

Since 2011, Brian has advised leaders and companies as an independent consultant and in collaboration with consulting firms such as Monitor Consulting, Qvartz and Kinetic Consulting.  Brian coaches executives, facilitates leadership teams and advises companies on how to accelerate the execution of their strategies.

Brian holds an MBA from the John E. Anderson Graduate School of Management and a Bachelors degree from Copenhagen Business School.