Hugo Frey Jensen


Hugo Frey Jensen

Governor as per April 2011

Age
Born 11 January 1958

Family
Married to Helle Frey Jensen 30 June 1984

Theoretical
Master of Science (Economics), Århus University 1984

Previous positions

  • Assistant Administrator and Manager in various departments 1984-1993
  • Head of Division, Monetary Policy Office and Economics Department 1994-2000
  • Head of Capital Markets Department, Deputy Director in 2010. Workspace: Debt, management of foreign exchange reserve and Danmarks Nationalbank's other portfolios, and financial stability and financial regulation 2001-2007 and 2010-2011
  • Head of the Economics Department. Responsibilities: Assessment of Danish and international economics. Monetary and exchange rate policy. Monetary Fund. Editor of Denmarks Nationalbabank´s Monetary Review 2008-2009

Board memberships
  • The European Central Bank and its predecessors monetary policy expert groups, 1993-2001 and 2008-2010
  • The Economic Policy Committee, European Union 1997-2000
  • The European Central Bank Supervision Committee 2001-2007
  • Banking Advisory Committee 2001-2003
  • Fondsrådet, The Danish Securities Council 2003-2007, and 2010-2011
  • Advisory Technical Committee for ESRB 2011
  • Chairman of Danmarks Nationalbank´s Pension Fund subject to winding-up 2011-
  • Observer in Bankernes EDB Central, BEC, the data-processing centre 2011-2017
  • Chairman in Betalingsrådet 2012-2015
  • Bankernes Kontantservice, BKS 2013-2016
  • Nets Holding 2013-2014​
  • Danish Ship Finance 2014-2015
  • VP Securities 2014-2017

Other
  • Assistant lecturer, University of Århus 1980-1984
  • Assistant lecturer, University of Copenhagen 1984-1988
  • Assistant lecturer, Copenhagen Business School 1989-1992