Main position/role: Vice President, Global Prevention and Health Promotion, Novo Nordisk
|Niels Lund is Vice President for Global Prevention and Health Promotion in Novo Nordisk.
He is responsible for the global Cities Changing Diabetes Partnership Programme with 41 major cities worldwide www.citieschangingdiabetes.com. Niels is co-Chair of the Health and Healthcare Strategy Officers’ Council in the World Economic Forum (WEF) and is member of the WEF Global Future Council “Cities of Tomorrow”. Niels is MSc (Economics) from the University of Copenhagen and MBA (Health Services Management) from the George Washington University, Washington DC. He joined Novo Nordisk in 2007. Before joining Novo Nordisk, Niels worked in international development with assignments for UNICEF in India and the World Bank in Washington DC. Niels serves on the national board of Save the Children Denmark.