Curriculum Vitae – Minister for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries

Mr. Jacob Jensen was appointed Minister for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries on December 15th 2022.

Personal data

Jacob Jensen, born May 26th 1973 in Holbæk. Married to nurse Marie-Louise Jensen.

Member period

Member of the Folketing for The Liberal Party in Zealand greater constituency from November 13th 2007.
Member of the Folketing for The Liberal Party in Vestsjælland County constituency, 8. February 2005 – 13. November 2007.

Candidate for The Liberal Party in Kalundborg nomination district from 2007.
Candidate for The Liberal Party in Nykøbing nomination district, 2004-2006.

Parliamentary career

Spokesman on environment from 2019.
Former spokesman on trade and industry, municipal affair and finance.

Education

MSc (Business Administration and Commercial Law), Copenhagen Business School, 1992-1998.
Matriculated in the mathematics branch, Holbæk, 1989-1992.

Employment

A.P. Møller (part time), Copenhagen, 2005-2007.
Office manager, A.P. Møller, Copenhagen, 2002-2005.
Maersk UK, London, 2001-2002.
A.P. Møller, Copenhagen, 1998-2001.

Affiliations

Member of the board of Danish Regions from 2018.
Chairman of Pensam Liv from 2018.
Member of the regional council of Region Zealand from 2018.
Chairman of Sundhed.dk, 2018-2019.
Member of the board of Granhøjen A/S from 2015.
Member of the board of Maribo Medico A/S, 2013-2015.
Member of the board of Musholm A/S, 2013-2019.

Contact

min@fvm.dk

Press contact
presse@fvm.dk
+45 20 18 40 52