Benny Damsgaard is Managing Director of Public Affairs at Geelmuyden Kiese Copenhagen and responsible for GK’s Public Affairs efforts in Denmark. Over the last decade he has worked in and around the center of Danish politics and has a wide network in both government and opposition. Prior to joining Geelmuyden Kiese in 2016 he held the position of Head of Communications and Policy at the Conservative People’s Party where he was in charge of The Department for Press and Policy and senior advisor to the political leadership. The Conservative People’s Party is one of the three parties in the present right wing government. He has previously worked as a senior political advisor to the CEO of the largest Danish employers organization, The Confederation of Danish Industry. He is a frequent political analyst on Danish national television, radio and in the major Danish newspapers. Benny Damsgaard has a Master in Political Science from the University of Copenhagen.