Denmark

Jesper Hermansen

Denmark

Jesper Hermansen was born in 1962. He is a graduate in law and German studies from the University of Copenhagen. Before his appointment of 1 February 2015 as Director of the Agency for Culture, he served as a deputy permanent secretary of the Ministry of Culture from 2003, and before that as a chief officer of the Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, as well as holding temporary positions of director and deputy director in the Ministry of the Environment. Jesper Hermansen has 25 years of experience in government administration, including 15 years as a top-flight executive.

 

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