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Jim Hagemann Snabe

Major Career Roles:

  • Chair, Siemens AG
  • Chair, Northvolt AB
  • Board member,
  • Vice Chair, Allianz SE
  • Co-CEO, SAP SE
  • Chair, A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S
  • Chair, Board of Trustees, World Economic Forum


Other Career Highlights:

  • Senior Adviser, C3.AI Inc.
  • Deputy Chair, Bang & Olufsen A/S
  • Independent Director, Danske Bank A/S
  • Deputy Chair, Thrane & Thrane A/S
  • Adviser, Deutsche Bank AG
  • Senior Adviser, Nordic Alpha Partners





Jim Hagemann Snabe has 25 years of international senior-leadership experience as Chair and CEO of DAX, EURO STOXX 50, STOXX Europe 50 and private companies. He brings a wealth of knowledge with multi-industry experience in technology, digital transformation, insurance, energy, manufacturing, logistics and transport, financial services and private equity.


Jim is Chair of Siemens AG, Chair of Northvolt AB, a Board member at and a member of the Board of Trustees at the World Economic Forum. He is also Adviser at Deutsche Bank AG. He was previously Vice Chair of Allianz SE. He was also Chair of A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S and is now Adviser to the Chair and Board of the company.


Jim is a Senior Adviser at Nordic Alpha Partners, Advisory Board member at Temasek Europe, and an Adjunct Professor at the Copenhagen Business School.


Jim is the former co-CEO of SAP SE and has 25+ years of experience in the IT industry. He is focused on leadership around innovation and digitisation. In his capacity as a global business leader, Jim is involved in a number of activities focused on societal progress and the role of business in society.


Jim is the author of two books, “Dreams and Details”, which explores a new leadership model, and “Tech for Life”, focused on the responsible use of technology.