The Anglo-Danish Society

About Us


HM Queen Elizabeth II & HM Queen Margrethe II of Denmark

Protector of the Scholarship Programme:

HRH The Duchess of Gloucester, GCVO

Honorary Presidents:

HE Claus Grube, K1 -  The Danish Ambassador to the Court of St James; Chamberlain at the Danish Royal Court

Baron Rupert N. Hambro, CBE


Officers and Members of Council  2016 - 2017

Christian D. L. Williams (Chairman)

Peter Davis, OBE (Vice Chairman)

Graham Hughes, FCA (Honorary Treasurer)

Bette Petersen Broyd (Honorary Secretary)

Margit Staehr (Honorary Scholarship Secretary)

Niels Ring Andersen

Alan Davey, FCMA (joined Feb 2017)

Lisbeth Ehlers

Christian Rasmussen (joined Feb 2017)

Lone Britt Christensen (ex officio), Cultural Attaché, Royal Danish Embassy, London

Pastor Flemming Kloster Poulsen (ex officio), The Danish Church, London

Palle Baggesgaard Pedersen, R (ex officio), General Manager, Danish KFUK, London


Scholarship Committee

Margit Staehr (Chair) - as above

Lone Britt Christensen - as above

Birger Jensen, former Vice Chairman and Scholarship Secretary of the Anglo-Danish Society

Dr Kristian Jensen, R, Head of Collections, British Library, London

Dr Claire Thomson, Senior Lecturer, University College London