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Offices in the authority

Management

Direktør Jakob Hald

Director General

Jakob Hald
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Vicedirektør Bitten Thorgaard

Deputy Director

Bitten Thorgaard Sørensen
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Vicedirektør Jacob Schaumburg-Müller

Deputy Director

Jacob Schaumburg-Müller
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Mette Rose Skaksen

Deputy Director

Mette Rose Skaksen
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Bjarne Bach Østergaard

Administrations Office (ADM)

Head of Division Bjarne Bach Østergaard

  • Financial management
  • Management information
  • It and security
  • Service and purchase
  • Web development, analysis and statistics

Lene Milthers

Office of the Management (DS) 

Head of Division Lene Milthers

  • Operation of the management including arrangement of meetings, seminars etc.
  • Coordination and quality assurance of Ministry service
  • EU-coordination for the authority
  • Strategic projects and project coordination
  • Development of HR and organization
  • Internal courses in servicing the Ministry and project management

Hanne Arentoft

Communication Division (KOM)

Head of Division Hanne Arentoft  

  • Press handling
  • Internal communication and intranet maintenance
  • Informing consumers, businesses and authorities on consumer and competition matters
  • Managing the authority’s social media presence
  • Supervising the authority’s communication, presentations, language, design etc.
  • Editing, producing and coordinating content for online channels

Flemmings Steen Nielsen

Consumer Policy Division (FORCE) 

Head of Division Flemming Steen Nielsen

  • Contribution to the innovation of projects and policy initiatives
  • Strengthening our work on evidence-based policy development, eg through experiments
  • Developing policy and legislative proposals as well as issue of rules on consumer relations
  • Servicing Ministry, Department and Parliament on concrete inquiries
  • Supervising international assignments on consumer-related issues
  • Consumer Europe and the European Consumer Centres Network

Niels Enemærke

Market Analysis and Economics Division (MØK)

Head of Division Niels Enemærke

  • Analyses on competition and consumer issues
  • Market analyses
  • Financial quality assurance, sparring and providing guidance on competition matters
  • Financial method development
  • Maintaining financial knowledge across the authority
  • Chief economist working group

Tine Rønde

Competition Law Division (KJUR)

Head of Division Tine Rønde

  • Preparing, proposing and issuing rules and bills on competition matters
  • Juridical sparring in competition cases
  • Peer review in council cases
  • General guidance and prevention on competition matters
  • International cooperation
  • Juridical method development
  • Guidance on the public administration and public records rules
  • Internal courses on competition rules and public administration rules
  • Preparation of competition council meetings

Søren Bo Rasmussen

Media, Telecommunications and Mergers Division (MTF)

Head of Division Søren Bo Rasmussen

Enforcement of merger rules across all businesses. Enforcement of competition rules, market monitoring and servicing the Competition Council, Ministry and providing response on hearing requests regarding the following industries:

  • Media
  • Tele
  • Sport
  • Entertainment and culture
  • Publishing houses

Louise Kastfelt

Retail, Industry, Primary Sector and Health Division (DIPS)

Head of Division Louise Kastfelt

Enforcement of competition rules, market monitoring and servicing the Competition Council, Ministry and providing response on hearing requests regarding the following industries:

  • Food
  • Agriculture
  • Manufacturing industry
  • Health and medical
  • Retail

Construction, Energy and Transport Division (BET)

Head of Division Jens Gormsen 

Enforcement of competition rules, market monitoring and servicing the Competition Council, Ministry and providing response on hearing requests regarding the following industries:

  • Transportation
  • Infrastructure
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Forestry
  • Building and construction
  • Auto

Michael Riis

 

Digital Platforms Division (CDP)

Head of Division Michael Christian Høg Riis
Head of Division Claus Bjørn Galbo-Jørgensen

Tasks in relation to digital platforms:

  • Enforcement of competition rules in relation to digital platforms
  • Competition analyses of digital platforms
  • Initiatives targeted Danish companies and other stakeholders
  • Analyses on big data, machine learning, artificial intelligence, algorithms and their use
  • Enforcement of rules that address fairness and transparency for businesses in platform-to-business relations (P2B law)

Enforcement of competition rules and payment services rules. Market monitoring and servicing the Competition Council, Ministry and providing response on hearing requests regarding the following industries:

  • Service
  • IT
  • Finance
  • Insurance
  • Payment services
  • Supervision with debit card fees as per payment rules

Stefan Kobbernagel

Investigation and Cartels Division (EKA)

Head of Division Stefan Kobbernagel

  • Investigating cartels
  • Investigation strategy
  • Planning and coordinating investigations
  • Leniency
  • Cooperation with the State Prosecutor for Serious Economic and International Crime
  • Method development within cartel cases
  • Penalty cases within competition matters
  • Guidance on rules of law
  • International cooperation on cartel issues

Kenneth Skov Jensen

Public Procurement Division (OK)

Head of Division Kenneth Skov Jensen

  • Proposal of bills and issue of rules regarding public procurement
  • Analyses and policy proposals on public procurement
  • Information and guidance on public procurement rules
  • Operation of online portal for public procurement
  • International cooperation on public procurement

Tone Madsen

Water Division (VAND)

Head of Division Tone Madsen

  • Setting price ceilings and economic limits for Danish water companies
  • Benchmarking and setting requirements for water companies
  • Supervision on compliance of the economic limits
  • Handling complaints in relation to economic limits
  • Handling municipal reporting in accordance with water supply rules

Mogens Hansen

Office of the Danish Storm Council and Privat Boards (SPA)

Head of Department Mogens Hansen

  • Secretariat for the Danish Storm Council
  • Administration of rules in relation to storm surge, flooding and windfall
  • Guidance to citizens and businesses
  • Administration of complaints and cases related to storm surge
  • Regulation of insurance companies’ treatment of storm surge cases
  • Handling of storm damage tax
  • Secretariat for complaint boards in relation to energy supplies, finance companies and funeral businesses

Andreas Weidemann

 

Louise Christophersen

Office of the Consumer Ombudsman (FO) 

Head of Division Andreas Weidemann
Head of Division Louise Christophersen

  • Authority for compliance with the Danish Marketing Practises Act and other consumer protection legislation
  • Concrete marketing cases, projects etc.
  • Negotiation of guidelines and guidances
  • Carrying criminal proceedings and conducting civil lawsuit  in courts
  • International cooperation on consumer protection enforcement