YSB periodically invites leaders of global firms to speak. Through these lectures, students gain insight on industrial prospects and business know-how and increase their global awareness.
กท The 11th Lecture: Lars Borup Jacobsen (CFO, Novo Nordisk Korea)
The lecture was presented in March in Yongjae Hall of the YSB Building. CFO Lars Borup Jacobsen of Novo Nordisk Korea, a global pharmaceutical company, received his master’s degree from Copenhagen Business School in 2006 and later worked as a consultant at McKinsey & Company’s Denmark office. In 2010, he was recruited by Novo Nordisk as head project manager at Novo Nordisk’s headquarters. Since 2014, he has been the CFO of Novo Nordisk Korea. Established in 1923, Novo Nordisk is a Denmark-based multinational pharmaceutical company working to prevent and cure illnesses including diabetes, hemophilia, and developmental disabilities. The company has production facilities in seven countries and offices in 77. The lecture was also attended by Counselor Torben Orla Nielsen from the Embassy of Denmark in Korea.