Jesper Elsgaard

Associate Partner

Jesper is an experienced and globally oriented executive with 20 years of experience from management consulting and life science industries as well as several senior leadership positions within various globally scoped companies – including commercial, strategic, public affairs, government affairs, operations and general management roles. Jesper has worked at several internationally oriented companies, serving as Management Consultant at McKinsey & Company, Global Marketing Director at Novo Nordisk, Sr. Principal/Business Unit Lead at IMS Consulting Group and most recently as Sr. Director of Global Governmental Affairs at Bavarian Nordic.

Jesper is evidence driven and results oriented with several proven business results as well as a comprehensive understanding of strategies, commercial aspects, transformational processes and change leadership results. He is highly experienced in developing and driving globally adapted market strategies and complex transformational programs, and he has a broad organizational understanding from leading leaders and senior teams across the globe, building teams as well as organizational assets and deep P&L management insight.

At Szpirt & Co. he gives our life science clients strategic advice on government affairs and business development.