Danish national born in 1965, Hanne Birgitte Breinbjerg Sørensen is a Member of the Board of Directors and a Member of the Health, Safety & Sustainability and of the Nomination, Compensation & Governance Committees of LafargeHolcim Ltd. She was elected to the Board of Directors of LafargeHolcim Ltd (then “Holcim Ltd”) in 2013. Hanne Birgitte Breinbjerg Sørensen holds an MSc in Economics and Management from the University of Aarhus.
She was a Member of the Nomination & Compensation Committee of Holcim Ltd from 2014 to 2015 and has been re-elected in 2016.
Until the end of 2013, she was the Chief Executive Officer of Maersk Tankers, Copenhagen and has been Chief Executive Officer of Damco, The Hague, Netherlands, another company of the A.P. Møller-Maersk Group, Copenhagen, Denmark, from 2014 until December 31, 2016.
Her other mandates include that she is a Member of the Board of Directors and a Member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee of Ferrovial S.A., Madrid, Spain, a Member of the Board of Directors, Chairperson of the CSR Committee and Member of the NRC of Delhivery Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon, India, a Member of the Board of Directors of TCS, Mumbai, India, a Member of the Board of Directors, Chairperson of the Risk Committee, and Member of the Stakeholders Relation Committee of Tata Motors Ltd, Mumbai, India, a Member of the Board of Directors of Jaguar Land Rover Automotive PLC, Coventry, UK, and a Member of the Board of Directors, Member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee, and Chairperson of the Audit Committee of Sulzer Ltd, Winterthur, Switzerland. She was a Member of the Board of Directors of Koninklijke Vopak N.V., Rotterdam, the Netherlands, until February 16, 2018.