Asser Mortensen

Educational Background

  • BA in economy and international business administration.
  • MA in project management, with specialization in EU-funded projects.

Previous Work Experience

2008-2011 – Municipality of Jammerbugt (Jammerbugt Ungdomsskole), International Project coordinator. In charge of a portfolio of over 30 international projects and of an office with 7 staff.

2004-2008 – Freelance consultant and fundraiser. Contracts for different organizations, companies and municipalities.

1997-2004 – Secretary General at U-Nettet (the Federation of Municipal Youth Councils in Denmark) and PRESS- Denmark (Safe the Children Youth)

Honorary office:

Along with his career Mr. Mortensen has held several honorific offices. Among them can be mentioned:

  • European Movement
  • Danish National Youth Council (DUF)
  • Advisory board on European affairs.
  • Nordic Youth Association (Foreningen NORDENs Ungdom)
  • National Association of Adult students
  • The organization of primary and lower secondary school students (Danmarks Elev Organization)