Skip to content

Christian Frigast



Christian Frigast took part in the founding of Axcel and was Managing Partner from 1994 to 2016.

Currently, Christian is Vice Chairman of Axcel’s Advisory Board and Chairman of Axcel Management, Danish Ship Finance Holding, Denmark’s Export Credit Agency, DVCA and the Board Leadership Society in Denmark. Additionally, he is Vice Chairman of the boards of PANDORA and PostNord and sits on the boards of Danish Ship Finance and Nissens. Christian founded and chairs Axcel’s own think-tank, Axcelfuture, and is an Adjunct Professor at Copenhagen Business School.

Before joining Axcel, he worked at Incentive and Nordea.


Educational background

Christian Frigast holds an MSc in Political Science and Economics from the University of Copenhagen and is a graduate of Stanford University’s Executive Management Program, USA.