Maja Barfod Hørsving, partner and current manager of the Copenhagen healthcare team, has been appointed new Group Healthcare Director.
Maja Barfod Hørsving, partner and current manager of the Copenhagen healthcare team, has been appointed new Group Healthcare Director. Maja resumed her new post January 1st 2019 following Torsten Lindström’s resignation in December. Maja has worked at Rud Pedersen since 2015 and became a partner in 2016.
Following Maja’s appointment, she has been given the general responsibility for the international coordination between Rud Pedersen’s healthcare teams in the Nordics, the Baltics and Brussels. Maja will continue to lead the Copenhagen healthcare team and maintain her role as partner in Denmark.
“Rud Pedersen has experienced significant growth on the healthcare area over the last couple years”, Maja states and continues, “I am very proud of the great variety of competences we attract to our teams and I look forward to the benefit we can offer our international clients in the future”.
President and CEO, Morten Rud Pedersen, is equally optimistic regarding the potential of Rud Pedersen’s healthcare efforts. “I am very pleased to welcome Maja to our global leadership team. I am fully convinced that she will ensure that we continue to fulfill our clients’ wishes and ambitions”, Morten states and adds, “over the past years we have seen a rising demand for international healthcare projects in the public affairs sector. A strong leader like Maja is essential to ensure that all our offices work efficiently together to meet this demand.”
Maja has worked as a senior consultant at Danish Regions, which is the interest organization for the five regions in Denmark. Furthermore, she holds a Master’s Degree in Public Health from the University of Copenhagen, where she also teaches the medical students in the structure of the Danish healthcare system.