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Torben Möger Pedersen


Torben Möger Pedersen is the CEO of PensionDanmark. A position he has held since the organisation was established in 1992. Prior to joining PensionDanmark, Torben Möger Pedersen was CEO at PKS Pension Fund and held the position as Head of Secretariat at General Workers’ Union (3F).

Torben Möger Pedersen is chairman of the board at Copenhagen Business School (CBS), Danish Society for Education and Business (DSEB) as well as Gefion Gymnasium and vice chair at Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC). Torben furthermore holds a number of other board and investment committee memberships including Arbejdernes Landsbank, Insurance & Pension Denmark, Copenhagen Infrastructure Fund III K/S, Copenhagen Infrastructure Fund IV K/S, Copenhagen Infrastructure New Markets Fund I K/S, Danish Agribusiness Fund, Danish Climate Investment Fund, Danish SDG Investment Fund, SDG High Level Advisory Board, and Board Leadership Society in Denmark. In November 2019, the Danish Government appointed Torben chairman of the climate partnership for the financial sector and in 2020 he was appointed chairman of Danmarks Genopretningsfond.

Torben Möger Pedersen is a B-Team Leader and member of the Steering Committee of Net Zero Asset Owner Alliance. In addition, Torben Möger Pedersen is a member of OECDs Working Group on Long-Term Investments, the Private Sector Advisory Group within the UN’s Green Climate Fund, the Global Agenda Council on Investments and The Alliance of CEO Climate Leaders under the auspices of World Economic Forum and member of the Advisory Board in OECD’s Centre on Green Finance and Investment.

Torben Möger Pedersen holds a Master of Science in Economics from Copenhagen University and has completed executive management programs from Babson College, INSEAD Fontainebleau, INSEAD Singapore and Wharton Business School.

Torben Möger Pedersen was in 2018 appointed adjunct professor at Copenhagen Business School Department of Finance and Department of Economics.