Nikolaj Knudtzon


Nikolaj Knudtzon rejoined Mercuri Urval in 2018 and works in the International/European field with primary focus on Life Sciences. He covers a broad palette of services like Capability building, Cultural Intelligence, Talent Services, Executive Search and more on Senior Management level.

Before joining Mercuri Urval, Nikolaj was since 2016 SVP, Head of People and Culture in Danske Bank and has previous experience from a long development track since 2003 with Nycomed and Takeda, where he in 2013 became Head of HR in Europe. He lived 7 years in Switzerland, has been owner of his own consultancy and been Officer in The Royal Lifeguards. He worked in Mercuri Urval from 1996-2003.

Nikolaj is Master in Law and has a CBA from AVT in corporation with Harvard Business School. He is business fluent in all Scandinavian languages, English and German and speaks French and Swiss German on an average level.