Birgitte Hagemann Snabe

Birgitte Hagemann Snabe

Born: 1967

Elected in 2015. Elective in 2018

Competencies and special tasks of members of the Board of Trustees


  • PhD from the University of Mannheim (2007)
  • Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, Copenhagen Business School (1994)
  • MSc in Industrial Management and Mathematical Modelling from the Technical University of Denmark (1992)

Professional experience

  • Founder and Director of Young Global Pioneers (2013-)
  • Director of Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary's Foundation (2007-2012)
  • Researcher/PhD student at the University of Mannheim (2003-2007)
  • Manager, Deloitte Consulting (1995-2002)
  • Management Consultant, IBM Consulting Group (1993-1995)
  • Consultant, SimCorp (1992-1993)

Positions within the Hempel Group

  • Member of the Board of Trustees of the Hempel Foundation (2015-)
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Hempel Holding A/S (2015-)
  • Member of the Grants Committee of the Hempel Foundation (2015-)


  • The member is considered independent: Yes