Kasper Knudsen joined DCPLA as a Senior Advisor in 2019. He will leverage his network in the Nordic regions to support DCPLA management with strategic advice and assist in the placement and distribution of alternative investment funds with investors in the Nordics.
Kasper has worked in the alternative investment space since 2002 and has in-depth experience with fund investments as well as direct investments in the areas of private equity, infrastructure and forestry & agriculture. Kasper started his career as an investment professional with a Danish corporate venture unit. From 2004-2018, Kasper has worked as portfolio manager for various Danish pension funds, most recently in the position of the Chief Portfolio Manager for one of Denmark’s largest commercial pension funds, Danica. Since 2018, Kasper has worked as an independent consultant, focusing on alternative investments.
Kasper graduated from the Copenhagen Business School in 2002 with a Master’s degree in finance and accounting. He speaks Danish and English.