COO/Deputy Director General at Dansk Industri
Thomas Bustrup was appointed Deputy Director General of the Confederation of Danish Industry (DI) in 2008. And COO in 2017.
He began working with DI in 1996. He holds a M.Sc. in Economics from University of Copenhagen and a PLD (Program Leadership Development) from Harvard Business School. Thomas Bustrup holds several board memberships. Thomas Bustrup has worked on the agenda of entrepreneurs and internationalization of Danish companies in the EU and globally.
Promoting the best possible business conditions for growth of companies in Denmark has been at the forefront of all his efforts, as he has assisted companies’ access new markets around the world. Furthermore, Thomas Bustrup has many years of experience in undertaking Danish business interests in EU policy. He also has extensive expertise in both trade policy and development policy.