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Rear Admiral Kurt Birger Jensen, KCD

 

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BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Rear Admiral Kurt Birger Jensen, KCD

Rear Admiral Kurt Birger Jensen is a retired senior officer of the Royal Danish Navy and Senior Fellow of New Westminster College.  He has completed the Maritime Tactical Course in the UK, Naval Command Course and Defence Resources Management Course in the USA.

Rear Admiral Jensen has a distinguished record of ethical leadership. His professional experience includes:

  • 2010 – present: Director, Naval Team Denmark (civilian position)
  • 2005-2009: Representative in Military Committee, Supreme Allied Commander – Europe 
  • 2002-2005: Admiral Danish Fleet
  • 2002-2002: Chief, Naval Materiel Command
  • 2000-2002: Commander 2nd Squadron, Naval Base Korsoer
  • 1996-2000: Chief Military Secretariat, Defence Command
  • 1995-1996: Branch Chief Personnel Policy, Defence Command
  • 1993-1995: Commanding Officer, Corvettes
  • 1992-1993: Executive Student, Naval Command and Staff College, USA
  • 1989-1992: Defence Academy
  • 1988-1989: Corvettes
  • 1987-1988: Staff Course, Defence Academy
  • 1984-1987: Staff Officer, Personnel Branch, Defence Command
  • 1977-1984: Commanding Officer, Fast Patrol Boats
  • 1976-1977: Fast Patrol Boat Squadron
  • 1975-1976: Minelayer

Rear Admiral Jensen’s honours and decorations include:

  • Senior Fellow, New Westminster College
  • Knight Commander, Order of Dannebrog
  • Navy Long Service Medal
  • Medal of Merit of the Defence Forces
  • NATO Medal
  • Military Honour for Good Service in the Home Guard

As a Senior Fellow of New Westminster College, Rear Admiral Kurt Birger Jensen is dedicated to supporting the highest standards of academic excellence and ethical leadership, and is committed to the advancement of New Westminster College and its Global Network of Fellows.

 
 

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