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Vagn Sørensen

Independent director since November 2006 and Chairman since May 2017.

Vagn Sørensen is a corporate director. Mr. Sørensen serves as a director of CNH Industrial N.V. and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. He also represents the private equity fund EQT in some of their portfolio companies. Mr. Sørensen was previously President and Chief Executive Officer of Austrian Airlines Group from 2001 to 2006 and held various senior commercial positions with SAS Scandinavian Airlines System including Deputy Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Sørensen is the former Chairman of British Midland Ltd. and of FLSmidth & Co. A/S and a former director of Lufthansa Cargo AG. He has also served as Chairman of the Association of European Airlines and a member of the Board of Governors of the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Mr. Sørensen holds a Master of Science degree in Economics and Business Administration from Aarhus School of Business, University of Aarhus, Denmark.