Annemarie Meisling, Senior Director, Corporate Affairs, Chr. Hansen
Annemarie Meisling has more than 15 years of experience within areas such as sustainability, communication, public affairs & branding from working at leading international companies and institutions, including Chr. Hansen, Novo Nordisk, COWI, IFC, World Bank, the Confederation of Danish Industries, the US Congress and the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
She is also the vice-chairman for the organization, One\Third which is a research organization that focuses on the prevention of food wastage. She has previously been recognized for her ability to link sustainability to business, and in May 2019 was promoted to Senior Director, Corporate Affairs at Chr. Hansen.
After Annemarie Meisling had worked for more than 3 years as Director of Sustainability at Chr. Hansen, the company was named the World’s Most Sustainable Company by Corporate Knights in 2019.
She has said that there is a lot of support for sustainability from Chr. Hansen’s CEO, Maurico Graber which has created a good grounding throughout the organization and one of her focus areas is to involve the employees and teach them how they themselves can contribute to a sustainable development in companies both large and small. Annemarie Meisling is educated lawyer and has a Master in Sociology of Law.