Steen Riisgaard

Member Supervisory Board / Chairman Science and Technology Committee / member Remuneration Committee and Appointment and Governance Committee

Steen Riisgaard

Mr. S. Riisgaard (1951)

Nationality: Danish
Previous position:
President and CEO Novozymes A/S, Denmark
Supervisory Directorships:
Novo Nordisk Foundation, Denmark; Vice-Chair Novo Holding, Denmark; Vice-Chair of Villum Foundation, Denmark; Chair of Xellia, Denmark
First appointed in 2014
Current term of office 2022-2024

Steen Riisgaard was appointed at the annual General Meeting of Shareholders in May 2014.

His current term of office runs from 2022 – 2024.

Steen Riisgaard served as President and CEO of Novozymes. Currently, he serves the Novo Nordisk Foundation, Denmark, Vice-Chair of Novo Holding, Denmark, Vice-Chair of Villum Foundation, Denmark, and Chair of Xellia, Denmark.

Steen Riisgaard holds the Danish nationality and was born in 1951.