People: Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO)
28 Oct 2016
Ms. Liz Hewitt has been Independent Member of the Board of Directors of Novo Nordisk A/S since March 21, 2012. She has been Chairman of the Company's Audit Committee since 2015 and Member of the Nomination Committee since April 2013. She was previously Group Director Corporate Affairs for Smith & Nephew plc from 2004 until 2011 and was involved at a senior level in all aspects of the business, including membership of Risk Committee of the company. From 1986 until 2004, she held a number of roles at 3i Group plc, from investing and syndicating private equity transactions to running the internal consultancy team, culminating her role as Director Corporate Affairs, when she was a Member of Risk Committee and a Trustee of the 3i Charitable Foundation. She qualified with Andersen & Co and also worked as a private equity investor for Citicorp Venture Capital (currently CVC) and Gartmore Investment Management Ltd. She serves as Member of the Board and Chair of Audit Committee of Savills plc. She is also Board Member and Chair of Nomination Committee of Melrose Industries plc and External Member of the Audit Committee of the House of Lords, the United Kingdom. She has experience within the field of medical devices, financial knowledge and knowledge of how international companies operate. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree with honors in Economics from University College London from 1977 and became Chartered Accountant FCA from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in 1982.
|Total Annual Compensation, DKK||1,400,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, DKK||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, DKK||--|
|All Other, DKK||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, DKK||1,400,000|