Peter Damgaard Jensen

Peter Damgaard Jensen

Since 2001 Peter Damgaard Jensen is the CEO of PKA.

After graduating in 1981 from The University of Aarhus as a master of Political Science he joined the Association of County Councils in Denmark. In 1985 he moved to the Danish Nurses Organization in Denmark where he had different management positions. He left the Danish Nurses Organization in 2001 to join PKA.

Peter is a member of the board in The Danish Insurance Association and has previously been chairman and vice chairman of the board.

He is the vice chairman in Forca Ltd (a company in the pension fund and life insurance industry)

Peter was a member of the Board in DEAS (Dan-Ejendomme) – Denmark’s biggest property management company – in the period 2001-2006.

Peter is a member of the advisory board of The Danish Climate Investment Fund for climate investments in emerging markets and member of the advisory board in Axcel Ltd (leading Danish private equity Company)

Since January 2017 Peter is the Chair of IIGCC. Peter had been an IIGCC Board Member since December 2013.

PKA Ltd is one of the largest occupational pension funds in Denmark. The PKA Group is owned by three occupational pension funds with 300,000 members, mainly employees in the public social and health sectors. At the end of 2015 the market value of the assets managed by PKA Ltd. was approximately DKK 250 billion (€35 bn.).