Marianne Dahl is the General Manager of Microsoft in Denmark & Iceland. When Marianne Dahl joined Microsoft in July 2015, she had not worked within the IT industry before – her career prior to Microsoft has been centred around driving business transformation and change management with leading positions at Codan Forsikring and TDC. Marianne Dahl Steensen was selected for the GM position to help drive the transformation of Microsoft in Denmark.
Marianne Dahl serves as a member of the central board at the Confederation of Danish Industry, where she also chairs their panel on digitization. She is also a member of the Energy Commission under the Danish Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate. Other than her participation in industry relevant committees, Marianne Dahl Steensen also spends some of her professional time mentoring entrepreneurs and serving as a board member in start-ups.
Marianne Dahl holds a Master of Science (MSc) in Marketing from Aarhus BSS and began her career as a Business Analyst in Accenture.