Claudia Lillebjerg Simonsen

Claudia Lillebjerg Simonsen joins Egmont as Vice President for Corporate HR


Claudia Lillebjerg Simonsen (51) will join the Nordic media group Egmont as Vice President for Corporate HR as of January 1st, 2020. She currently holds the position as Senior Vice President HR for Corporates & Institutions in Danske Bank.

Claudia Lillebjerg Simonsen holds a Master in Business Administration and Commercial Law from Copenhagen Business School (CBS) and has a very broad leadership experience from a variety of international companies such as Computer Associates, Borealis, Nokia, Milestone Systems and Danske Bank. 

As Vice President for Corporate HR, Claudia Lillebjerg Simonsen will take responsibility for Egmont’s overall HR strategy and for the corporate HR division. 

”As a media group based on strong creativity, innovation and the applying of technology, development of competences and culture is an important part of Egmont’s success and people-agenda. I am therefore happy that we have managed to recruit Claudia Lillebjerg Simonsen as new Vice President for Corporate HR. Her versatile experience and background will be valuable to us going forward”, says Egmont’s CEO, Steffen Kragh. 

Claudia Lillebjerg Simonsen takes over as Vice President for Corporate HR from Anne-Christine Ahrenkiel, who has joined the Danish shipping and logistics company DFDS as Chief People Officer. 

”I look forward to working with the businesses and people in Egmont and to contribute in setting exciting, ambitious and visionary goals for the development and growth of them”, says Claudia Lillebjerg Simonsen.