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 President:

HE Lars Thuesen, R1 -  The Danish Ambassador to the Court of St James's

Honorary President:

Baron Rupert N. Hambro, CBE, Knight of the Order of the Falcon


Officers and Members of Council  2017 - 2018

Christian D. L. Williams, R (Chairman)

Peter Davis, OBE (Vice Chairman)

Alan Davey, FCMA (Honorary Treasurer)

Bette Petersen Broyd (Honorary Secretary)

Margit Staehr (Honorary Scholarship Secretary)

Niels Ring Andersen

Christian Rasmussen

Wayne Harber, OBE, K (co-opted)

Kate Grønholm (co-opted)

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