Team

Peter Giørtz-Carlsen

Executive Advisor
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Peter has strong international leadership experience from FMCG in Europe. Peter is Member of the Executive Board of Arla Foods Amba, the 4th largest dairy company in the world. He is leading Arla Foods’ 6.5 bn euro business across the UK, Denmark, Sweden, Germany, Finland, Benelux, France, Austria as well as Arla Foods’ Global Foodservice business. Peter has significant experience in leading complex businesses across multiple markets, delivering large scale transformation programs, as well as experience in driving top-line branded & private label growth through innovation, market expansion and ecommerce. Peter has held GM positions in multiple markets for Arla. In addition, Peter has also been Vice CEO at Bestseller Fashion Group in China and responsible for Group marketing and Retail operations in +1,000 stores throughout China.

Peter holds a M.Sc. Strategy and Business Administration from Aarhus University Denmark. In addition Peter has taken Executive Education from both Columbia University and the Wharton School.

EDUCATION

Aarhus University, DK
Columbia Univeristy, US
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, US

EXPERIENCE

Arla Foods Amba, DK, UK
Bestseller Fashion Grou, CN
Andersen Consulting, DK

CURRENT BOARD POSITIONS

Vice-Chair AIM (Brussels), Member of IGD Policy Issue Council (UK)

Peter Giørtz Carlsen