Denmark receives the first F-35 Fighter Aircraft

On Wednesday, April 7th, Denmark and the US celebrated the roll out of the very first of 27 highly anticipated F-35 fighter aircrafts acquired by the Royal Danish Air Force. The first aircraft with the tale number L-001 was handed over at the Lockheed Martin production facility in Fort Worth, Texas. Indeed, a historic day …Continue reading »

New Co-Chair in the ADBC

After more than 15 years of devotedly serving the American-Danish Business Council, our Co-Chair of the ADBC, Steve Williams, has decided to step aside to give room for another to shape the direction and priorities of the ADBC. We would like to express our sincerest gratefulness for Steve’s tremendous work with the ADBC throughout the …Continue reading »

Join us for an Executive Briefing with H.E. Lone Wisborg, Ambassador of DK to the US

The American-Danish Business Council, in partnership with Amcham Denmark, will be hosting an Executive Briefing with H.E. Lone Wisborg, Ambassador of Denmark to the United States on March 8, 2021. The Ambassador will provide thoughts on Biden’s first weeks in office; expectations and opportunities on the green transition agenda, as well as other timely developments. …Continue reading »

ADBC Kicks off the year with Briefing with Rufus Gifford

On Monday, January 11, the American-Danish Business Council kicked off the new year with an exclusive members-only virtual briefing with Ambassador Rufus Gifford, Deputy Campaign Manager for Joe Biden’s 2020 presidential campaign, and former United States Ambassador to Denmark. The Danish Ambassador to the US, Lone Wisborg, opened the event by greeting all members welcome …Continue reading »

Greetings from the Ambassador

Dear Members of the American Danish Business Council, 2020. That is a year I will hardly forget! It has been a year that in many ways feels like a whole decade, while at the same time, as if it passed by in an instant. Many things have transpired this year, and while it has indeed …Continue reading »

Thoughts on the incoming Biden Administration with Biden Advisor and Former Ambassador Rufus Gifford

On January 11, 2021, the American-Danish Business Council will host an exclusive members-only virtual briefing with Rufus Gifford, Deputy Campaign Manager for Joe Biden’s 2020 presidential campaign, and former United States Ambassador to Denmark. As a central figure in Biden’s campaign and with extensive knowledge on US/DK economic relations, Ambassador Gifford will provide insider perspectives …Continue reading »

ADBC Board Meeting

ADBC Co-Chair, Steve Williams

On Friday Dec 11 2020, Danish Ambassador to the U.S., H.E. Lone Wisborg, hosted the annual Board meeting in the American-Danish Business Council to discuss the ADBC going forward. Unlike other years, this board meeting was conducted virtually. Here are some of the highlights from the board meeting: Danish businesses in the U.S. have performed well …Continue reading »

2021 Transatlantic Company of the Year

AmCham Denmark, in partnership with The American Danish Business Council in Washington D.C., is pleased to announce that nominations are open for the 2021 Transatlantic Company of the Year. About the Award The Transatlantic Company of the Year recognizes the important contributions and positive impact of Danish companies investing in the United States. The award is presented annually …Continue reading »