Kenneth V Mortensen
Kenneth V Mortensen

Executive Search
Board Services
Leadership Advisory


Financial Services
Property & Real Estate
Technology & Digital
Private Equity
Energy & Infrastructure


General Management
Digital & IT
Human Resources

Kenneth V. Mortensen is a founding Partner in Amrop Denmark and has 27 years of experience in executive search.

As a client with Kenneth, you will be in the strongest possible position in a world of ever-increasing complexity and uncertainty. Kenneth is recognized as a result-oriented trusted advisor in helping market-leading Danish and international companies with strategically important and exceptional critical hires as well as complex international searches. During his 27 years in executive search, Kenneth has developed a well-deserved reputation as being very client and candidate driven, with a passion for delivery and results. He has played a significant role in several top management assessments internationally, and his success is grounded in his belief in the correlation between individual motivation, human behavior and mindset, competencies, experiences and financial performance.

Kenneth is recognized as a trusted advisor in helping companies in exceptional critical hires into high-impact roles.

Kenneth's experience has included various assignments on the management, executive, and board level for both leading multinationals and local companies. Kenneth has experience working with various stakeholders, cultures and clients by undertaking multi-country searches across different locations both in the Nordics, Europe, Asia as well as North and South America. Adding to this, Kenneth has led more than 175 search assignments for PE owned/backed companies. In addition, he has also worked for listed companies including C25, foundations, and privately owned companies.

Kenneth's client roster spans a broad range of industries and functions including Digital, Industrial, Sustainable Energy & Energy Transition, Property/Real Estate and Financial Services/FinTech. Furthermore, Kenneth has obtained a Board Certificate from Board Assure and teaches at the Board Certificate within the field of Board Search and Assessment.

Kenneth holds an Executive MBA from 2021, comprised of 20 management and leadership courses taught by experts and professors from the world's leading business schools. The final thesis was a 6 months integrated strategic assignment estimated at 350 hours.

He is co-author of the books "Inspiration fra toppen – CFO'ens historie" published by PwC in 2012 and "Til og Fra Lederjobbet" published at Børsens Forlag in 2006 as well as a series of articles published on LinkedIn under the heading "Food for Thought".

Real insight and understanding of our client's business and industry differentiate the trusted advisor from the average Consultants.