Monday, September 9, 2019 2:08 PM

Happy Birthday to Peter M. Clausen

The Chairman of Bitten & Mads Clausen’s foundation turned 70

Peter Mads Clausen

Peter Mads Clausen


Many congratulations to Peter M. Clausen, who turned 70 on the 6th September 2019.

Peter M. Clausen has been chairman of Bitten & Mads Clausen’s Foundation since 1999. During this time, his contributions have made a lasting impression on Als and the Municipality of Sønderborg. Under the chairmanship of Peter M. Clausen, the Foundation has evolved to take a greater responsibility for the local community as well as in developing the area in and around Sønderborg.    

Per Have, CEO in Bitten & Mads Clausen’s Foundation describes him as follows:

Peter Mads Clausen is a visionary and enterprising businessman. Taking a long-term view, he has set the course for the Foundation’s work for the last 20 years. He is a well-liked chairman of Bitten & Mads Clausen’s Foundation, and a respected person in the local community.

Per Have, CEO in Bitten & Mads Clausen’s Foundation

Peter M. Clausen is the son of manufacturer and engineer Mads Clausen and Bitten Clausen. He trained as a mechanical engineer and, throughout his career, has held a number of management positions at Danfoss A/S, including the post of Senior Vice President of Danfoss High Pressure Pumps (1989-2009). In addition, he is an investor and chairman of the board of directors in a number of companies.

Peter M. Clausen has been married to Anne-Dorthe for 47 years, and they have two children Mads-Peter and Christina.

This special birthday is being celebrated with business associates, friends and family at Alsik.

To mark this occasion, Sønderborg Nyt (Sønderborg News) has created a video portrait of M. Clausen which can be viewed below (in Danish).