American-Danish Business Council: Newsletter

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Greetings from the Ambassador

Dear Members of the American-Danish Business Council, With 2021 coming to an end, I want to express my appreciation for your great commitment and cooperation throughout the year. 2021 has been another year with many challenges due to Covid, but while the pandemic continues to havoc among us, we have still managed to push through …Continue reading »

Transatlantic Company of the Year – Nominations are open

AmCham Denmark, in partnership with American-Danish Business Council, is pleased to announce that nominations are open for the 2022 Transatlantic Company of the Year. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to showcase your companies’ successes in the U.S.! If your company is interested in being considered for this year’s award, please contact AmCham’s Therese Oliver ( …Continue reading »

Christmas Party in the Ambassador’s Residence

On Dec 8th, H.E. Lone Dencker Wisborg, the Ambassador of Denmark to the US, in cooperation with the American-Danish Business Council, hosted a Christmas Reception at the Ambassador’s residence. In spite of a cold December breeze, there was a great attendance at the reception that was held both inside and outside the residence with more …Continue reading »

ADBC Board Meeting & Member Meeting

On Dec 8th, a board meeting in the American-Danish Business Council was held. Invited by the Ambassador of Denmark to the US, Lone Wisborg, the board members met to discuss the year in the ADBC and how the council must proceed through 2022. Co-chair, Doug Morgante, provided his remarks for the year and emphasized the …Continue reading »

Reception on Offshore Wind

On Dec 1st, the Ambassador of Denmark to the US, in cooperation with the American-Danish Business Council (ADBC) and the Congressional Offshore Wind Caucus, hosted a reception focusing on off shore wind. The participants included members of the ADBC, many staffers of Congress, government officials and leading Danish companies within offshore wind. H.E. Lone Dencker …Continue reading »

A Special Thanks to our Members

Founding and Sponsoring Members

Meabco logo LEGO logo Ramboll logo Vestas logo Terma logo King Spalding
Weibel logo Lockheed Martin logo General Dynamics logo Novo Nordisk logo Novozymes logo Systematic logo
Pratt & Whitney logo Ambu logo LEO logo Royal Embassy of Denmark logo Maersk logo ROCKWOOL logo
Ørsted logo          

Corporate Members

Multicut logo Lundbeck logo ALK logo Danfoss logo Guldmann logo
Kamstrup logo Haldor Topsoe logo NORDEN logo Raytheon logo    
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ADBC Contacts


  • H.E. Lone Dencker Wisborg, Ambassador of Denmark to the United States


  • Douglas Morgante, Vice President - U.S. Government Affairs, Maersk Inc


  • Paul Espinosa, Public Affairs Manager , ROCKWOOL
  • Jeffrey Telep, Partner, King & Spalding
  • Louis Dupuis, Director - Europe, United Kingdom and Israel, Lockheed Martin International Government Affairs
  • Manan Shah, Vice President - Global Public Affairs, Leo Pharma
  • Gill Stevens, Director - Alliance Development, Novo Nordisk
  • Pamela Venzke, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Orsted
  • Amy Davis, Head of Government Relations, Novozymes

Executive Secretary:

  • Jacob Vind, Commercial Counselor, Embassy of Denmark

Deputy Secretary:

  • Mathias Nielsen, Commercial Advisor, Embassy of Denmark (


  • Benjamin Walker, Principal, Kearney


ADBC By-laws, last edited December 2020


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