Stine Bosse (Siulersuisunut siulittaasoq)

Chairman since 2015

Stine Bosse is a Danish businesswoman with a global mindset. She has distinguished herself by her dedication to ambitious company goals, growth and sustainability and by the remarkable results she has achieved through strong leadership, clear governance and efficient turnarounds.

Today Stine Bosse works full-time as board member in international orientated companies. She serves as director of the board in Allianz and TDC and as chairman of CONCITO, The Royal Danish Theatre and BankNordik.

Additionally, she serves as chairman of BØRNEfonden and of the Danish Council for Socio-Economic Companies, as vice chairman of Child Fund Alliance as well as she is actively engaged with Copenhagen Business School, Norwegian School of Economics and the European Council on Foreign Relations.

Successful loyalty programs, digitization and growth in top and bottom line are the key issues associated with her career in operational and top management. In her latest book ‘The Boss – about balanced leadership’ (2014) she generously shares her thoughts and experiences from her many years with Executive Management in Tryg, where she served as Group CEO from 2003 until 2011 – for facts and figures about Tryg in the years she served as CEO please read this analysis.

Stine Bosse has a high ranking within the financial sector and her success with turnarounds, listing and establishing effective Risk and Revision Committees has been widely required across various industries. She is the former chairman of Flügger and The Danish Insurance Association as well as she is former director of the board in Nordea Bank, Amlin plc and Grundfos.

In 2010 the UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon, appointed Stine as Advocate for the Millennium Development Goals and two times she has been appointed one of The Most Influential Business Women In The World

Stine is considered an inspirational thinker on leadership and innovation, and she is recognized for her approach to diversity, customer focus and organizational involvement and for her direct and no-nonsense communication.

Stine Bosse holds a Master of Laws and is also mother of two daughters.


2008 Strategic Agility program, Harvard Business School, USA.
2002 LinKS, Wharton University of Pennsylvania, USA.
2001 LinKS, INSEAD, France.
1997 Knowledge Management, ICBI, London.
1990 Dansk Arbejdsgiverforenings Management at Bøgehøj.
1987 Cand.jur, University of Copenhagen.

Board seats

2015 – TELE Greenland, Chairman
2015 – Europabevægelsen, Chairman
2015 – Nunaoil A/S, Chairman
2015 – BankNordik Group, Chairman
2014 – Danish Council for Socio-Economic Companies, Chairman
2013 – ChildFund Alliance, Vice Chairman
2012 – Allianz Group, Germany
2012 – CONCITO – Chairman
2012 – Royal Danish Theater – Chairman
2011 – TDC, Denmark
2011 – Copenhagen Art Festival – Chairman
2009 – BØRNEfonden, Chairman, NGO Denmark
2009 – INSEAD, Danish Council

Former board seats

2011 – 2015 Aker ASA, Norway
2011 – 2014 Flügger – Chairman
2008 – 2013 Nordea Bank A/S, Stockholm
2011 – 2012 Icopal, Denmark
2008 – 2012 Amlin plc., London
2006 – 2010 Forsikring og Pension, Chairman (The Danish Insurance Association)
2005 – 2009 Grundfos
2004 – 2006 TDC
2002 – 2005 Flügger
1999 – 2004 Center for Ledelse (Danish Centre for Leadership)


2003 – 2011  Group CEO, Tryg
1999 – 2003  Director, Tryg
1995 – 1999  Human Resource Director, Tryg
1993 – 1995  Personnel Manager, Tryg
1991 – 1993  Deputy Functional Manager, Claims & Underwriting Department, Tryg
1990 – 1991  Head of Underwriting Department, Tryg
1988 – 1990  Head of Claims Department, Tryg