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Key Words: Rasmus Skov, Head of Global Public Affairs & Sustainability Solutions at Ørsted

Key Words is Converge’s regular series featuring the collected wisdom of senior executives and industry leaders. This edition is devoted to Ørsted Head of Sustainability Rasmus Skov

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Rasmus Skov is Head of Global Public Affairs & Sustainability Solutions at Ørsted, one of the world’s largest renewable energy firms and ‘the most sustainable company in the world’ according to the Corporate Knights Global 100 index.  

Before joining the sustainable energy industry in 2012, Skov worked for the EU Mission in Kosovo, promoting political dialogue and rule of law in the Balkans. 

Since joining Ørsted in 2017, he's helped drive its transformation from fossil-fuel burning utility to market leader in offshore wind technology; showcasing the importance of going beyond climate change to ESG compliance. Today, the company has installed more than a quarter of global offshore wind capacity—enough to power 14mn people —and is on track to be carbon neutral by 2025.