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Poul Lykkesfeldt

Managing partner, senior adviser

Poul Lykkesfeldt has over 35 years of Danish and international experience within the areas of transactions (IPOs, ECM and M&A), financial PR, media relations, investor relations, crisis communications, corporate finance, equity research, stakeholder communication, ESG communications and C-level counseling. Poul holds a master’s degree in economics from CBS (the Copenhagen Business School), and a PED from IMD, Lausanne.

Poul founded Reliance A/S in 2005.

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Poul Lykkesfeldt’s professional experience includes:

2005- Reliance A/S, Managing Partner, Senior Adviser and Founder
2000-2005 Alfred Berg ABN AMRO, Senior Pharma and Biotech Analyst
1999-2000 KPMG, Director, KPMG Corporate Finance
1992-1999 Novo Nordisk, Director, Head of Investor Relations, and acting Deputy Head of Group Communications (1992-1993: Manager, Corporate Development)
1990-1992 Gudme Raaschou, Vice President, Corporate Finance
1987-1990 S.G. Warburg (now UBS Investment Bank) (London), Associate, Corporate Finance
1984-1987 Stockbroker Erik Møllers Eftf., Head of Equities Research

Poul is a former member of the board of directors of DIRF (the Danish Investor Relations Association).

In August 2022, Poul’s book ‘Investor Relations and ESG Reporting in a Regulatory Perspective’, of which he is a co-author, was published internationally by Palgrave Macmillan (a subsidiary of Springer Nature). Learn more »

Further, he is the sole author of ’Investor relations – a book on stock market relations’ which was published in Denmark (in Danish) in 2006.

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We are a team of more than 60 dedicated people providing our services together with our strategic collaboration partner, Operate.