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John R. Frederiksen


Danish Property Federation

John Frederiksen is President of the European Property Federation (since May 2008) and Chairman of the Danish Property Federation (since 2002).

Place of Birth

Copenhagen (Denmark).


Business education

Work Experience

. -1977: ISS-group (service group). From 1972, Financial Manager
. 1977-1981: E.T. Grew A/S (trading company) Financial manager and Managing director
. 1981-1990: Jacob Holm & Sons A/S (industrial companies and property companies) CFO and from 1985, CEO
. 1990-2001: Bastionen A/S (property companies in Denmark, UK, Holland, Belgium and Germany, CEO
. 2002- : Fortunen A/S (100% owned company with consultancy business and investments)

Board Memberships

. Danish Property Federation - President
. Sjælsø Gruppen A/S (property development) - Chairman
. R98 (waste management for Copenhagen and Frederiksberg) - Chairman
. RenHold A/S/Renoflex-Gruppen A/S (enviromental group) - Chairman
. sbs byfornyelse smba (consulting engineers, urban renewal) - Chairman
. Freja Ejendomme A/S (land and property sale for the Danish state)
. C.W. Obel Ejendomme A/S (property company)
. Højgaard Ejendomme A/S (property company)
. Invista Foundation Property Trust Ltd. (property trust - investments in UK)
. Invista European Real Estate Trust Sicaf (property trust - investments in continental Europe)
. Tryg i Danmar smba (Fund - among other things 60% owner of Tryg Vesta Group)
. TrygVesta Group A/S (Nordic insurance group)
. SSG A/S (service group)
. The Danish Landowners Investment Fund