New head of the Department for Education and Welfare in the Nordic Council of Ministers

Anders Geertsen is the new head of The Department of Knowledge and Welfare (KV) in the Nordic Council of Ministers' Secretariat in Copenhagen.

Anders Geertsen worked as the deputy director at The Danish Agency for Universities and Internationalisation, Ministry of Science, Innovation and Higher Education.

Here he worked among others with and the internationalization of all secondary education. Previously Anders Geertsen has been area director at the Danish Film Institute, under the Ministry of Culture.

In the period from 1991 to 2002, through twelve years, he was employed in the British scientific publishers Blackwell, where he worked in research publishing.