Susanne Rumohr Hækkerup
It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of Ms. Susanne Rumohr Hækkerup as Executive Director of Asia House. She will succeed Mr. Erik Ljunggreen, Head of Secretariat, who is retiring. Susanne will take up the position in Asia House on the 15th of March.
Susanne has more than 30 years of experience working in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Defense. Susanne was Deputy Head of Mission at the Danish Embassy in Moscow (1993-96) and the Embassy in Beijing (2003-07). From 2010-14 she served as the Danish Ambassador to Mexico also with responsibility for the Caribbean Islands. Through Susanne´s broad international experience, she has established a strong platform of relationship building with Danish companies and Danish international organizations. These qualities, combined with a solid sense of leadership, will enable Susanne to strengthen the profile of Asia House and further develop its diverse.
Asia House Moving Forward
Based on the motto ”Home of Business –Culture – People” Asia House has undergone some very positive developments over the last year. In 2015 Asia House hosted over 100 activities and meetings. A large part of the events were directed towards our primary objective – to maintain, strengthen and develop the relations between Denmark and the Asian countries.