Niels Erik Petersen

During his almost 35 years in research, corporate finance and asset management Niels has always been striving for new and better ways to understanding the ever-changing financial markets and to find solutions to complex challenges. It is part of the DNA for Petersen & Partners to continue this focus to the benefit of our clients.

Prior to founding Petersen & Partners Investment Management A/S Niels was CEO and Chief Investment Officer at Unipension Investment Management. 

He has previously been Head of Equities at ATP, Head of Research (equities and fixed income) at Danske Bank and has held senior positions in Corporate Finance at Enskilda and Danske Bank.He has in several of his prior positions successfully built and managed teams of highly skilled investment professionals.

Niels was board member and chairman of the Danish Finance Society for 10 years and a member of the board of UN PRI for 6 years. 

Niels holds a Master of Science (MSc) in Economics and Business Administration from Copenhagen Business School with majors in finance and psychology complimented with studies from IMD.

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