The 2014 Bilderberg Conference will take place at the Marriott Hotel in Copenhagen, from May 29th – June 1st. It is the first time since 1969 that the Conference will be held in Denmark.

Ulrik Federspiel, Executive Vice President, Haldor Topsøe A/S
Ulrik Federspiel – Bilderberg Group Steering Committee;  Executive Vice President, Haldor Topsøe A/S

It is common for the host country to have participants than usual. In anticipation of the release of this year’s participant list, here is a list of Danish participants from the last four Bilderberg Group conferences (years 2010-13), showing the years they attended, and their main business or political positions:

Jeppe Christiansen (2012)

Novo Group, Director

Haldor Topsøe, Director

Novo Nordisk, Vice Chairman

Symphogen, Director

Kirkbi, Director

Maj Invest, CEO


Bjarne Corydon (2013)

Minister of Finance


Anders Eldrup (2010, 11)

Copenhagen Cleantech Cluster, Chairman

Rookwool Foundation, Deputy Chairman

former Bilderberg Group steering committee

former DONG Energy CEO (resigned, disgraced)


Ulrik Federspiel (2010, 11, 12, 13)

Bilderberg Group steering committee

Haldor Topsøe A/S, Executive Vice President

International DME Association, Director

former Danish Ambassador to the US


Poul Nyrup Rasmussen (2010)

former Prime Minister of Denmark

former member of the European Parliament

Social Europe Journal, Editorial Board

OMFIF, Advisory Board


Peter Schütze (2011)

DSB, Chairman

Copenhagen Business School, Chairman

SimCorp, Vice Chairman

former CEO of Nordea Denmark


Jakob Haldor Topsøe (2013)

Haldor Topsøe, Director

AMBROX Capital A/S, Partner


“This luxury hotel in Copenhagen boasts 887 square meters of sunlight-drenched conference space.”


The Marriott Hotel in central Copenhagen is a 15 minute drive from the airport. It sits right on the river, to the south west of the city centre. Guests are invited to “revel in 402 spacious air-conditioned accommodations and luxury suites with the finest water views in the surrounding area.”

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Address: Kalvebod Brygge 5, 1560 København, Denmark
Phone:+45 88 33 99 00


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a guide to the international trade and policy summit