The people at Genua

Everyone in Genua's management team has solid experience helping companies perform well and grow.

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    Mette Grunnet

    CEO, board member and owner of Genua

    Mette Grunnet holds a Master’s degree in Economics from Aarhus University and subsequently took an Executive MBA. After qualifying, Mette worked for some time at the European Commission before returning home to devote herself to Genua. Initially, she was CEO of a subsidiary and Board member of other companies. Mette Grunnet took over from her father in a generational handover in 2011.

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    Ulrik Mikkelsen

    Director and board member

    Ulrik Mikkelsen has a Master’s degree in Accounting and an Executive MBA. As Director in Genua, Ulrik is Genoa's day-to-day link with the companies in Genua's investment portfolio. His primary focus is on strategic development and financial controlling. 

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    Karsten Olsen

    Chairman of the board

    Karsten Olsen is director/COO in Fleggaard Holding, where he is responsible for everything from operational, strategic and business developemtn to logistics, IT, legal, communication and PA. In addition to this expertise, he brings around 15 years of C-level experience to the advisory board of Genua. Karsten Olsen has an MBA from the University of Aarhus, a diploma in business administration and former rank of First Lieutenant in the Danish Defence.

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    Thomas Voss

    Board member

    Thomas Voss is investor and board member in numerous Danish and international industrial companies and also has several directorships on his CV. From his daily base in Luxembourg, Thomas Voss’ main focus is on helping small and mid-sized companies set up, expand and create growth outside of Denmark. Thomas Voss has an MBA and more than 25 years of experience from Danish and international business life. 

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    Mette Kongsted

    Secretary and Accounts

    Mette Kongsted came to work at Genua in 2012. She previously worked in giroBank/BG Bank and in several branch organisations. She has administrative and accounting qualifications.