The Board of Directors and the Executive Management are responsible for managing the company’s affairs.

The Board of Directors consists of six to eight members elected by the shareholders at the general meeting and such additional number of members as are elected by the employees under the Danish Companies Act. 

The chairman and deputy chairman of the Board of Directors are also elected by the shareholders at the general meeting.

Board of Directors

 
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The Board of Directors believes that all board members should be role models of Ørsted's five
guiding principles and possess one or more of
the listed competences