Henrik Anker Olesen

Senior Commercial Advisor, Corporate and China Desk, Denmark

My service areas

  • China group
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Real estate


Henrik Anker Olesen is affiliated with Magnusson Denmark as senior commercial advisor working with our China Desk as well as the Corporate M&A and Real Estate practice groups.

Henrik has a wealth of transactional and commercial experience as dealmaker and has occupied several top posts in Danish and international businesses. Henrik was part of the deal team at IBM that acquired and integrated Maersk Data.

Henrik has been living in Asia (China, Taiwan and Thailand) for +10 years and is fluent in Mandarin and Thai.

Henrik holds an MBA from University of Leicester and several diplomas from IMD, Copenhagen Business School, Niels Brock Business College and CPH Business Academy.

Professional experience

Henrik has a long-standing commercial career working for international blue chip companies such as IBM, Hewlett Packard and AP Møller Mærsk.


Maersk International Shipping Education (MISE), A. P. Møller – Mærsk
Board Eduction Programme, Niels Brock Business College
MBA, AMBA Certified, University of Leicester
HD, Copenhagen Business School
Corporate Finance, CBS Executive
Real Estate Business I & II, CPH Business Academy
IMD, Master Strategy


  • Danish
  • Scandinavian languages
  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Thai