Martin Nordestgaard Knudsen Egon Zehnder, Copenhagen
Martin Nordestgaard Knudsen, based in Copenhagen, serves global tech clients, leading the firm’s European Technology and Communications practice as well as Scandinavian companies within shipping, industry, life sciences and financial services sectors. Martin conducts executive search for CEOs and senior general management as well as recruitment of functional leaders within IT and Finance. He also advises clients on talent management strategy including C-suite succession planning and provides senior leadership development coaching and accelerated integration support to executives transitioning into new roles.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Martin was Product & Marketing Manager with Johnson & Johnson, based in Stockholm, with responsibility for medical devices marketing strategy, product launches, and sales effectiveness. Previously, he was a Consultant with Booz Allen Hamilton, based in Copenhagen, and a Consultant with Netdecsions, based in London, where he managed business technology projects. Martin started his career as a Project Manager for Jebsen & Jessen, based in Singapore.
Martin earned a BSc in Business Administration and Commercial Law from Copenhagen Business School and an MBA from IESE in Barcelona, Spain.