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CBS Talks w. Lars Rebien Sørensen, CEO, Novo Nordisk

  • Copenhagen Business School SPs01 3 Solbjerg Plads Frederiksberg, 2000 Denmark (map)

We at CBS Talks invite you to our last event this spring with Lars Rebien Sørensen, who is the CEO at Novo Nordisk.

The registration will open on tuesday the 6th of May at 10:00. The link will be here:

Our mission is to bring the best leaders from all industries to CBS. So far we've had the entrepreneur and bank CEO in Saxo Bank, Lars Seier Christensen. We've had the one of the best marketing directors in the world, Morten Albæk, CMO in Vestas. And last but not least we've had Henrik Andersen COO in Denmarks biggest company, ISS. The 14th of May for our last event this spring we bring you, nominated by Harvard Business Review, the 20th best performing CEO in the whole world, Lars Rebien Sørensen.


Lars Rebien Sørensen joined Novo Nordisk’s Enzymes Marketing in 1982. Over the years, he has completed several overseas postings, including in the Middle East and the US. Mr Sørensen was appointed a member of Corporate Management in May 1994, and in December 1994 he was given special responsibility within Corporate Management for Health Care. He was appointed president and chief executive officer in November 2000.

Mr Sørensen is a member of the board of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., US, and a member of the Supervisory Board of Bertelsmann AG, Germany.

Mr Sørensen has an MSc in Forestry from the Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Denmark (now the Faculty of Science of the University of Copenhagen) from 1981 and a BSc in International Economics from the Copenhagen Business School from 1983. Mr Sørensen received the French award Chevalier de l'Ordre National de la Légion d'Honneur in 2005. In October 2007, Mr Sørensen became an adjunct professor at the Faculty of Life Sciences of the University of Copenhagen.