Susanne Stormer

Susanne Stormer

Vice President, Corporate Sustainability at Novo Nordisk


Susanne Stormer has almost thirty years of combined experience in sustainability, primarily in the pharmaceuticals industry. Susanne is Vice President of Corporate Sustainability at Novo Nordisk. In this capacity she leads Novo Nordisk’s efforts to be a sustainable business, building on the company’s Triple Bottom Line (TBL) business principle. Over the years, Novo Nordisk has earned a positioning as a sustainability leader and a pioneer in demonstrating the long-term business value of incorporating economic, social and environmental perspectives into its market proposition.

She joined the Novo Group in 2000 to ingrain the TBL principle in the business as the lens for decision-making and a strong component of the corporate culture.  She is member of the International Integrated Reporting Council, and member of the Board of the Access to Nutrition Foundation. She is also adjunct professor of Corporate Sustainability at the Copenhagen Business School and a Berkeley Social Impact Fellow at the UC Berkeley-Haas School of Business.

Susanne holds a MA in English Studies and a BA in East Asian Area Studies, both from Aarhus University, Denmark. She is a graduate of the Stanford Business Executive Programme.