Christen Dalum is Board Member & Consultant in Taplow’s Copenhagen office. Christen specializes in Executive Search and Board Services within industrial groups, pharmaceutical groups and local and regional private equity organizations.
With an emphasis on the Nordic and European markets, Christen has more than 30 years experience within the Executive Search industry working with some of the major global firms.
Prior to re-joining Heidrick & Struggles in 2012, he was Managing Partner and co-owner of Austrian based executive search company Neumann Partners and Partner at Amrop Denmark.
Christen has spent 10 years with Heidrick & Struggles as responsible for establishing the firm in Denmark as Managing- and Senior Partner. Earlier, he was he was Senior Partner and co-owner of J. Friisberg & Partners, a European Executive Search firm, and co-founder of IIC Partners. Christen started his consulting career with PWC and previous to that held two CFO positions with major Danish companies.
Christen holds a bachelor of commerce in business administration, management and organization from Copenhagen Business School. He also holds the title of first Lieutenant in the Royal Danish Lifeguards Regiment.