MSF Denmark Board of Directors

Vision Statements
MSF DK Board

Heidi Christensen, (2022-2024) President

Heidi Christensen is a medical doctor since 2006 and is specialized in surgery.
First mission was in 2011 to India doing mobile clinics in Chhattisgarh. Since then it has amounted to a total of six missions to Dargai in Pakistan, Maban in South Sudan, Kunduz Afghanistan, Lesbos Greece and a recent return from Venezuela. Most missions have been as MFP/PMR.
Has been part of the Danish board since 2014 and since April 2016 elected president.

Amanda Godballe (2021-2023) Vice President

Amanda Godballe is a midwife since 2010 and is currently studying a Master in Public Health. Her first mission was to Syria in 2013 and she has, since then gone to Karachi in Pakistan, Khost in Afghanistan, Pibor in South Sudan, Kenema in Sierra Leone and Lesvos - a total of 6 missions as midwife supervisor and lately as PMR. The size and the medical focus of the projects have shown great variety. She has been part of the board since May 2019.


Gitte Rønde (2021-2023) Alternate 

Gitte is a psychologist and has been on mission with MSF to Tigray in Ethiopia.



Bente Hyldahl Fogh, Permanent Board Member

Bente Hyldahl Fogh became the permanent board member in 2022. She has a master's degree in political science and has worked in the health care system since 1985 in various leading positions at Rigshospitalet and in the organizational world. Her experience comes from, among other things from 15 years as managing director of the Medical Association (Lægeforening).

Søren Uhre (2021-2023)

Kjeld Kromand (2022-2024) IGA Representative

Kjeld Kromand is today a principal in Kragelundskolen in Aarhus. He has been a principal for 18 years. Kjeld is educated as a teacher with a degree in HR and finance. He has a master’s degree in public governance. Kjeld has done 6 missions for MSF from 2016-2019 in Afghanistan, South Sudan, Sierra Leone and in Greece. He worked for MSF as Learning & Development manager and latest as HR Coordinator. 

Alice Verghese (2022-2024) Alternate


Anne Louise de Barros Garioud (2022-2024) Alternate

Kasper Wolthers (2021-2023)

Kasper is a carpenter by trade, currently taken a degree in Technology Management and Marine Engineering. He has been working with and managing small construction businesses throughout Scandinavia and in Australia. Since joining MSF in 2015, Kasper has been on three missions. His main profile is as logistician, but he has been in managing roles of supply, admin and finance as well. Kasper has been to Malawi, Lebanon and South Sudan, where Field Coordination was part of the mission.

Jørgen Andersen, Co-opted member, Treasurer

Philippe Latour, Co-Opted Member

A former journalist, Philippe Latour has worked for MSF since 2007 in Operations and Communications positions, for all OCs. He was the IGA observer for the Movement-Wide Association in 2018.

By: Dan Schoeler