Danish national born in 1965, Hanne Birgitte Breinbjerg Sørensen is Vice-Chairperson of the Board of Directors, Chairwoman of the Nomination, Compensation & Governance Committee of Holcim. She was elected to the Board of Directors of Holcim in 2013. Hanne Birgitte Breinbjerg Sørensen holds an MSc in Economics and Management from the University of Aarhus.
Until the end of 2013, she was the CEO of Maersk Tankers, Copenhagen and has been CEO of Damco, The Hague, Netherlands, another company of the A.P. Møller-Maersk Group, Copenhagen, Denmark, from 2014 until December 31, 2016.
Her other mandates include that she is a Member of the Board of Directors and a Member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee of Ferrovial S.A., Madrid, Spain, a Member of the Board of Directors, Member of the Audit Committee, Member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee, and Chairwoman of the Safety, Health and Sustainability Committee and of the Risk Committee of Tata Motors Ltd, Mumbai, India, a Member of the Board of Directors, Member of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee and of the Audit Committee of Tata Consultancy Services Ltd, Mumbai, India, a Member of the Board of Directors, Member of the Audit Committee and Chairwoman of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee of Jaguar Land Rover Automotive PLC, Coventry, UK (including those of its subsidiaries Jaguar Land Rover Ltd, Jaguar Land Rover China Investment Co. Ltd., and a Member of the Board of Directors, Member of the Nomination Committee, and Chairwoman of the Audit and of the Remuneration Committees of Sulzer Ltd, Winterthur, Switzerland.