She is receiving the honor as a recognition of her long-time effort to promote and strengthen Danish architecture and the Danish creative industry.
Mette Kynne Frandsen has been part of the management team at Henning Larsen since 1998 and was appointed CEO with responsibility for the strategic and financial development of the company in 2003.
She is the Chairman of the Board of all the company’s subsidiaries. Due to her ability to combine elite leadership skills with insight into creative and international businesses, she has also been invited to join the board of many major Danish organizations within both the private and public sector during her long career.
She is currently the Chairman at DI Federation of Danish Professional Service Firms.
She formally receives the order at a private audience with HRH Crown Prince Frederik on Monday, August 19th.