Marianne Dahl Steensen is the General Manager for Microsoft in Denmark & Iceland, she joined Microsoft in July 2015.
She came to Microsoft not having worked within the IT industry before – her career prior to Microsoft has been centered around driving business transformation and change management with leading positions at Codan Forsikring and TDC. Marianne was selected for the GM position to help drive the transformation of Microsoft in Denmark.
Marianne 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. Besides her participation on industry relevant committees, Marianne also spends some of her professional time mentoring entrepreneurs and serving as a board member.
Marianne holds a Master of Science (MSc) in Marketing from Aarhus BSS and began her career as a Business Analyst in Accenture.