Thomas Borgen

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Thomas Borgen
Thomas F. Borgen

(1964-03-27) 27 March 1964 (age 55)
Sarpsborg, Norway
EducationHeriot-Watt University
Syracuse University
TitleFormer CEO, Danske Bank
PredecessorEivind Kolding
SuccessorChris Vogelzang

Thomas F. Borgen (born 27 March 1964) is a Norwegian banker, and was CEO of Danske Bank until he resigned in September 2018 over a money-laundering scandal.[1]

Early life[edit]

Thomas Borgen was born on 27 March 1964 in Sarpsborg, Norway.[2][3] In 1987, he earned a BA in Business Organisation from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, followed by an MBA in 1989 from Syracuse University in New York.[2][3]


Borgen joined Danske Bank in 1997.[2]

In September 2013, Borgen replaced Eivind Kolding as CEO of Danske Bank.[2]

On 19 September 2018, Borgen resigned as CEO of Danske Bank.[1][4]


  1. ^ a b Neate, Rupert (19 September 2018). "Danske bank chief resigns over €200bn money-laundering scandal". the Guardian. Retrieved 19 September 2018.
  2. ^ a b c d "Management changes - New Chief Executive Officer". Retrieved September 25, 2019.
  3. ^ a b "Thomas Borgen: 'Rapporten tydeliggør, at jeg har trådt ved siden af'". Retrieved 19 September 2018.
  4. ^ "Danske Bank CEO resigns over money laundering scandal". Reuters. Retrieved 19 September 2018.