Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership
Female Danish Party Leaders
Also see Denmark List of
1929-36 Group-Secretary in the Landsting of Det Radikale Venstre Marie Hjelmer
Social Liberal Member of the Municpal Council of Præstø 1909-19, Member of the Upper House 1918-36. She was married to Chief of Police Carl Henrik Hjelmer, and lived (1869 - 1937)
1946-53 Group-Secretary in the Landsting
of Det Radikale Venstre Anna Westergaard
Social Liberal member of the Upper House 1939-53. She worked as Chief Transport Supervisor and was partner with Chief Telegraph Supervisor Margrethe Jensine Mathiassen. She lived (1882-1964)
1948-50 Group-Secretary in the Folketing of Hovedstadens Venstre Kirstine Ladefoged Jensen
MP for the The Liberals of the Capital for 1947-50. General Medical Practitioner. She lived ((1907-1964).
1950-53 Group-Secretary in the Landsting of Det Konservative Folkeparti Lisbeth Hindsgaul
Conservative Member of the Guardian and Social Councils of Copenhagen from 1929 and Member of the Upper House 1935-53 and the City Council of Copenhagen 1954-62. Married to Ferdinand Christian Hindsgavl and lived (1890-1969)
1950-53 Group-Secretary in the Folketing of Dansk Kommunistisk Party (DKP) Ragnhild Andersen
Communist MP 1945-60. She lived (1907-1990)
1957-60 Group-Secretary of Det Radikale Venstre Kirsten Gloerfelt-Tarp
One of the first female Heads of Division. Social Liberal MP 1945-60. Married to Bror Gloerfelt-Tarp. She lived (1889-1977)
1964-68 Deputy Group-Chairperson of Det Radikale Venstre Else-Merete Ross
Social Liberal MP 1960-71. She lived (1903-1976)
1966-73 Group-secretary of Det Konservative Folkeparti Karin Lysager
1968-69 Group-Chairperson of Venstresocialisterne Hanne Reintofte
MP for the Socialist People's Party 1966-68, For the Left Socialists in 1968-69, Independent 1969-70 and the Communists 1970-81 and 1973-1976. (b. 1934-).
1972-76 Deputy Party-Chairperson of Det Radikale Venstre Inger Dalby Lillelund
Social Liberal Member of the City Council of Århus 1970-82 and of the County County of 1982-90. (b. 1923-)
1973-73 Group-Secretary of Kristelig Folkeparti Inger Stilling Petersen
1984-87 Deputy Group-Chairperson
1990-94 Deputy Group-Chairperson
MP for the very small Christian People's Party 1973-1979 and 1984-1994. (b. 1929-)
1974-75 Group-Chairperson of De Uafhængige Birgit Busk
The "Independent's" broke away from Fremskridtspartiet
1974-75 Deputy Group-Chairperson of Fremskridtspartiet (Z) Kirsten Jacobsen
1977-78 Deputy Group-Chairperson
1995-97 Political Spokesperson and Party Leader
1999-2000 Co-Leader Frihed 2000 (Freedom 2000)
Fremskritspartiet means Progress Party. In 1999 she and the other three MP's left, when the founder of the Party, Mogens Glistrup, was readmitted to the party. They formed a parliamentary grouping named "Freedom 2000" and did not stand in the 2001-elections. She was Deputy Chairperson of the Folketing 1990-96. She lived (1942-2010).
1975-77 Group-Secretary of Det Konservative Folkeparti Karen Thurø Hansen
1981-86 Deputy Group-Chairperson
1977-91 Group-Chairperson of Socialistisk Folkeparti Ebba Strange
MP for the Socialist People's Party 1923-94 and Vice-Chairperson of the Folketing 1979-82 and 1994. She lived (1929-2012)
1977-78 Deputy Group-Chairperson of Retsforbundet (RF) Lis Starcke
1979-82 Deputy Group-Chairperson
Retsforbundet is translated into the Justice Party
1977-79 Deputy Group-Chairperson of Venstre Natalie Lind
Former Minister for the rightwing Liberal Party (The literal translation of the Party's name is "Left", as it started out as opposition to Højre ("Right") - today's Conservative People's Party).
1977-79 Deputy Group-Chairperson of Socialdemokraterne Dorthe Koch Bennedsen
Former Social Democratic Minister
1977-78 Group-Secretary of Fremskridtspartiet Eva Rothenborg
1980-83 Deputy Party Chairperson of Socialdemokraterne Inge Fisher Møller
1980-81 Deputy Group-Chairperson of Centrumdemokraterne Mimi Jacobsen
1981-82 Political Spokesperson
1988-92 Political Spokesperson
1989-2005 Party Chairperson and Leader
1997-2000 Political Spokesperson
Former Minister and Deputy Premier Minister for the moderate Center Democrats, founded by her father in 1973 as a break-away Faction from the Social Democrats. In 2001 and 2005 the party did not re-enter the Folketing and in 2005 she resigned.
Until 1979 General Secretary of Centrum-Demokraterne Edna Dueholm
1979-89 General Secretary of Centrum-Demokraterne Yvonne Herløv Andersen
1982-84 Group Chairperson
Later Minister Minister of Social Affairs in 1994 and 1994-96 Minister of Health.
Circa 1980 General Secretary of Socialistisk Folkeparti Lilian Ubbesen
Circa 1980 General Secretary of Retsforbundet Mette Bikes Jensen
1980-84 Group-Secretary of Det Radikale Venstre Aase Olesen
Later Minister for the Party
1981-84 Group-Chairperson of Venstresocialisterne (VS) Anne-Grethe Holmsgård
1982-86 Political Spokesperson
1981-86 Group-Secretary of Socialdemokraterne Jytte Andersen
2000-01 Vice-Group Chairperson
Also Secretary of the Presidium of the Folketing 1981-86. 1993-98 Minister of Labour and 1998-2000 of Cities and Housing.
1981-84 Group-Secretary of Kristelig Folkeparti Inge Krogh
1982 Deputy Group-Chairperson of Socialdemokraterne Ritt Bjerregaard
1982-87 1. Deputy Group-Chairperson
Also former Minister, EU-Commissioner and Lord Mayor of Copenhagen from 2006.
1982 Deputy Group-Chairperson of Centrum-Demokraterne Birgit Mogensen
1982-93 Group-Secretary of Centrum-Demokraterne Bente Juncker
1984-85 Deputy Group-Chairperson
1982-85 Deputy Party-Chairperson of Venstre Hanne Severinsen
1983-84 Deputy Party-Chairperson of Socialdemokraterne Tove Smidth
1983-90 Deputy Chairperson of Det Radikale Venstre Karen Nøhr
County Mayor of Fyn 1999-2002.(b. 1933-)
1984-87 Group-Secretary of Fremskridtspartiet Pia Kjærsgaard
1985-94 Political Spokesperson, Deputy Party-Chairperson and Party Leader of Fremskridtspartiet
1995-2012 Leader of Dansk Folkeparti
1996-2012 Party Chairperson and Political Spokesperson
She founded Danish People's Party after a split in the likewise right-wing Progress-Party. Vice-Chair of the Folketing 2012-15 and its chair from 2015.
1984 Group-Secretary of Venstresocialisterne Elisabeth Bruun Olesen
1984-96 Deputy Party-Chairperson of Socialdemokraterne Birte Weiss
1985-89 Party Chairperson of Fremskridtspartiet Anette Just
1994-97 Group Secretary
1986-87 Political Spokesperson of Det Konservative Folkeparti Grethe Fenger Møller
1987-88 Group-Secretary of Fremskridtspartiet Jane Oksen
1987-94 2. Deputy Group-Chairperson of Socialistisk Folkeparti Lilly Gyldenkilde
On various occasions Vice-Chairperson of the Folketing
1987-88 Group-Secretary of Det Radikale Venstre Dagmar Mørk Jensen
1988-93 and 2001-07 Group-Chairperson and Political Spokesperson of Det Radikale Venstre Marianne Jelved
1990-2007 Party Leader
2011 Deputy Group Chairperson
2011-12 Group Chairperson
Deputy Premier Minister and Minister of Economy 1993-2001, Chairperson of the Finance Committee 2011-12 and Minister of Culture from 2012 and Church Affairs from 2014.
1988-90 Group-Secretary of Det Radikale Venstre Kirsten Lee
1989-90 Political Spokesperson of Det Konservative Folkeparti Conni Hedegaard
MP 1984-90 and 2005-11, Minister of the Environment 2004-07, Minister of Nordic Cooperation 2005-07, Minister of Climate and Energy 2007-09, Minister for the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference (Minister for COP15) 2009 and EU-Commissioner of Climate from 2010
1989-93 Deputy Party-Chairperson of Centrum-Demokraterne Addi Andersen
1990-93 Chairperson of Kommunistist Forum (KF) Betty Frydenberg Carlsson
1993-2003 Chairperson of Dansk Kommunistisk Parti (DKP)
2003- Chairperson of Kommunistisk Parti i Danmark (KiP)
KF was the orthodox Communists - when the majority of the party joined the Leftwing Alliance, (Enhedslisten) she took over as leader of the tiny leftovers of the old DKP
1990-94 Group-Secretary of Det Radikale Venstre Elisabeth Arnold
1994-2000 Deputy Group-Chairperson
She was Vice-Chairperson of the Folketing 1994-98 and Secretary from 2005.
1990-92 Group-Secretary of Socialistisk Folkeparti Pernille Frahm
Secretary of the Folketing from 2007.
1990-93 Group-Secretary of Socialdemokraterne Pia Gjellerup
As Group-Secretary she was also Secretary of the Presidium of the Folketing 1994-98. Minister 1993 and 1998-2001.
1990-2005 Group-Secretary of Venstre Inge Fahlmann Dahl-Sørensen
Also Secretary of the Folketing 2001-05.
1990 Group-Secretary of Fremskridtspartiet Tove Niemann
1990-91 Deputy Party-Chairperson Det Radikale Venstre Grethe Erichsen
1991-93 Party Chairperson
1991-98 Deputy Party-Chairperson Socialistisk Folkeparti
1998-99 Group-Secretary of SF
2015- Group Secretary of the Social Democrats
Minister of Education 2011-15. (b. 1964-)
1991-92 2. Deputy Group-Chairperson Socialdemokraterne Lone Halskov Møller
1991-94 2. Deputy Group-Chairperson of Det Konservative Folkeparti Anne Birgitte Lundholt
1994-95 Deputy Group-Chairperson
1995-97 Political Spokesperson and Deputy Party-Leader
In 1997 she was candidate for the leadership of the Party. Former minister
1992-2004 Spokesperson Junibevægelsen Drude Dahlerup
The EU-Sceptical June Movement has got a collective leadership but she is its chief spokseperson. Professor of Political Science in Stockholm. Daughter of former Rightwing Liberal MP (1945-50), Elin Høghsbro Appel (1913-80) and Erik Dahlerup. Her sister, Ulla Dahlerup was candidate for the European Parliament for Danish People's Party in 2004. Drude is (b. 1945-)
1993-94 Deputy Group-Chairperson of Centrum-Demokraterne Jette Pors
1993-99 Organisatiorial Party-Chairperson of Centrum-Demokraterne Inger Boriis
1993-97 Party-Chairperson Det Radikale Venstre Margrethe Vestager
2001-07 Deputy Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group
2007-14 Political Leader
2007-11 Group Chairperson
Minister of Education 1998-2001 and Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Interior from 2011. (b. 1968-)
1993-95 Deputy Party-Chairperson of Det Radikale Venstre Kirsten Grønfeldt
1993-95 Deputy Party-Chairperson of Centrum-Demokraterne Susanne Tarp
1993-94 Group-Secretary of Socialdemokraterne Ingrid
As Group-Secretary she was also Secretary of the Presidium of the Folketing. She was Deputy Chairperson of the Defence Committee and Leader of the Danish Delegation the North Atlantic (NATO) Assembly 1994-2001 and Chairperson of the Foreign Affairs Committee 2000-2001.
1993-94 Group-Secretary and Political Spokesperson of Kristelig Folkeparti Merete Due Jensen
1994-2001 Group-Secretary of Socialdemokraterne Grete Bøgebjerg Schødts
Also Secretary of the Presidium of the Folketing 1994-2005. (b. 1945-)
1994-97 Group-Secretary of Det Radikale Venstre Vibeke Peschardt
1994-2001 Group-Secretary of Centrum-Demokraterne Sonja Albrink
1994-95 Group-Chairperson of Enhedslisten Jette Ryde Gottlieb
The Unity List is a merger of a number of former small leftwing parties
1996-2002 Deputy Party-Chairperson of Socialdemokraterne Lene Jensen
1997-99 Deputy Group-Chairperson of Det Konservative Folkeparti Pernille Sams
1997-2001 Group-Secretary of Det Radikale Venstre Dorit Myltof
1997-2000 Deputy Party-Chairperson of Det Radikale Venstre Lone Loklindt
2000-01 Acting Chairperson
MP from 2011 and became Vice-Chair of the Parliament in 2014.
1998-99 Political Spokesperson and Party-Leader of Det Konservative Folkeparti Pia Christmas-Møller
2001-07 Political Spokesperson
Left the Conservative People's Party in 2007. (b. 1961-)
1998-2001 Political Spokesperson of Venstre Ulla Pedersen Tørnæs
Minister of Education and Development Aid from 2001 and later Minister of Education for a number of years. (b. 1962-)
1998-2002 Group-Secretary of Kristelig Folkeparti Tove Videbæk
2002-05 Deputy Group Chairperson of Kristendemokraterne
1998-2003 Deputy Party-Chairperson of Socialistisk Folkeparti Jane Findahl
1998-2002 Chairperson of Fælles Kurs Gitte Thomsen
Common Course was represented in the Folketing 1986-88.
1999-2001 Political Spokesperson Det Konservative Folkeparti Lene Espersen
2008-10 Political Leader and Party Chairperson
2014 Political Spokesperson
Minister of Justice 2001-08, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economic and Business Affairs 2008-10 and Minister of Foreign Affairs 2010-11. (b. 1968-)
1999-2001 Group-Secretary of Det Konservative Folkeparti Gitte Seeberg
2001-04 Deputy Group Chairperson
2007 Joint Leader of Ny Alliance
As Group-Secretary she was also Secretary of the Presidium of the Folketing. Conservative MP 1994-2004, MEP 2004-07, MP for Ny Alliance 2007-08 and then independent. (b. 1960-)
2000-01 Political Spokesperson of Socialdemokraterne Pernille Blach Hansen
2001-02 Assistant Political Spokesperson
2001-05 Deputy Group Chairperson
MP 1998-2006 when she resigned. In 2001 she was on maternity leave for a number of months. (b. 1975-)
2000-01 Group Chairperson of Det Liberale Højre Inge Refshauge
She and another MP left the Danish People's Party and joined the new The Liberal Right, which had not previously been represented in Parliament. It brought the number of parties in the parliament to 12.
2001-02 Vice-Chairperson of Det Radikale Venstre Mette Bock
2015-16 Group Secretary of Liberal Alliance
MP for the Liberal Alliance from 2011 and 4. Vice-Chairperson of the Parliament 2015-16 before being appointed Minister of Culture and Church Affairs in 2016. (b. 1957-)
2001-04 Secretary of the Group of Det Konservative Folkeparti Else Theill Sørensen
2004-05 Deputy Group Chairperson
2005 Acting Group Chairperson
MP 2001-05. Since the previous chairperson did not stand for reelection she became Acting Chairperson on 09.02 but the next day it became clear that she had lost her seat to the Social Liberals after a recount of the votes. (b. 1941-)
2001-05 Deputy Group Chairperson of Venstre Rikke Hvilshøj
2005 Acting Group Chairperson (10.02-18.02)
Deputy Mayor of Frederiksberg 1998-2001 and MP from 1994. She became Acting Chair since the previous chair lost his seat during the elections. Minister of Integration and Refugees 2005-07. Unsuccesfull candidate for the post of Deputy Group-chairperson in 2007.
2001-03 Chairperson of Fremskridtspartiet Åse Herkjær
2002-05 Vice-Chairperson of the Social Democrats Lotte Bundsgaard
2005-06 Political Spokesperson
Minister of Housing and Cities and Minister for Equality 2000-02. (b. 1973-)
2002-04 Deputy Chairperson of Socialistisk Folkeparti Mette Feifer
2002-? Vice-Chairperson of Demokratisk Folkeparti Ulla Hammer
Democratic People's party is a breakaway Faction from Danish People's Party.
2002-05 Chairperson of Kristendemokraterne Marianne Karlsmose
Until 2003 the name of the Party was Kristeligt Folkeparti (Christian People's Party and Christian Democrats). The party is not represented in parliament since 2005. (b. 1973-).
2002-04 Group Secretary of Kristendemokraterne Bodil Holmgren Kornbek
2005-08 Party Chairperson
2005-08 Deputy Party Chairperson of Kristendemokraterne Tove Fedder Buch
2004-07 Group Chairperson of Enhedslisten Line Barfod
2007 Vice-Chairperson of the Group
2007-09 Group Chairperson of Enhedslisten
2009-11 Vice-Chairperson of the Group
Temporary MP in 1998 and MP 2001-11. (b. 1964-).
2004-05 Vice-Chairperson of Socialistisk Folkeparti Trine Bendix Knudsen
2005 Acting Chairperson (02.04-)
2004- Spokesperson Folkebevægelsen mod EU Ditte Staun
People's Movement Against EU has got a collective leadership but she is its chief spokseperson. (b. 1976-).
2004-05 Spokesperson Junibevægelsen Hanne Dahl
Until 2005 the EU-Sceptical June Movement had got a collective leadership and she was its chief spokseperson before being elected as Chair. The movement abolished itself in 2009. She works as a priest. (b. 1970-).
2004-08 Vice-Chairperson of Centrumdemokraterne Malene Brus
The party was closed down.
2005-11 Group Secretary of Socialistisk Folkeparti Anne Baastrup
2012-14 Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group
MP 1994-2015. Until 2010 SF did not have a Vice-Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group. In 2008 she lost the internal party primary to become chief candidate for the municipal elections in Copenhagen in 2009 and Secretary of the Folketin in 2011 and its 4. Vice-Chairperson 2012-14. (b. 1953-).
2005-06 Deputy Group Chairperson of Det Konservative Folkeparti Carina Christensen
2010-11 Secretary of the Parliamentary Group
2011 Political Spokesperson
Member of the County Council of Fyn 2002-07, MP 2001-11 and member of the Regional Council of Southern Denmark in 2006. Minister of Family and Consumer Affairs from 2006-07, Minister of Transport 2007-08 and Minister of Culture 2008-10. Married to Kim Ørnbo, no children. (b. 1972-).
2005-15 Chairperson of the Socialdemokraterne Helle Thorning-Schmidt
Member of the European Parliament 1999-2004 and MP 2005-16. Married to Stephen Kinnock and mother of two daughters. (b. 1966-)
2005-11 Deputy Group Chairperson of Socialdemokraterne Mette Frederiksen
2015- Chairperson of the Social Democrats
MP from 2001 and Minister of Employment 2011-14 and Justice 2014-15. (b. 1977-).
2005-07 Deputy Group Chairperson of Venstre Inger Beinov Støjberg
2007-09 Political Spokesperson
2011-14 Deputy Group Chairperson
2014-15 Political Spokesperson
Member of the City Council of Viborg 1994-2002, MP from 2001, Minister of Employment 2009-11 and was appointed Integration Minister in 2015. (b. 1973-)
2006-08 Vice-Chairperson of Det Radikale Venstre Marianne Saxtoft
Member of the Town Council from 1994 and 1. Deputy Mayor of Hammel 2002-07. (b. 1956-).
2006-07 Group Secretary of Socialdemokraterne Lise von Seelen
Member of the Town Council of Rødekro 1986-2005, MP since 2005. (b. 1949-).
2007 Group Chairperson of the Centrumsdemokraterne Louise Frevert
Member of Copenhagen City Council for the Conservative People's Party 1994-98, for Danish People's Party 1999-2007 and for Centrumsdemokraterne from 2007, MP from 2001 for Danish People's Party from 2001 and the Centrumsdemokraterne from 2007 as their only MP until the elections a few months later. (b. 1953-).
2007-11 Political Spokesperson of Det Konservative Folkeparti Henriette Kjær
2008-11 Group Chairperson
Minister of Social Affairs and Minister of Equality 2001-04 and Minister of Family and Consumer Affairs 2004-05.
2007-11 Deputy Group Chairperson of Venstre Anne-Mette Winther Christiansen
Daughter of Else Winther Andersen, who was Minister of Social Affairs 1990-93. (b. 1966-).
2007-08 Group Secretary of Ny Alliance Malou Aaamund
MP 2007-11. Joined Venstre in 2008. (b. 1969-).
2007- Party Secretary of Socialistisk Folkeparti Turid Leirvoll
Party Secretary of Socialistisk Venstreparti in Norway 1993-2001. (b. 1956-)
2008-11 Vice-Chairperson of Radikale Venstre Zenia Stampe
Chairperson of the Youth Organisation of the Radikale Venstre 2003-06 and MP from 2011. (b. 1979-).
2009 Vice-Chairperson of Borgerligt Centrum Amalie Lyhne
The government supporting "centre party" was founded by a former Social Liberal MP, but after a few month's the party was closed down again.
2009-16 Political Spokesperson of Enhedslisten Johanne Schmidt-Nielsen
MP for the Unity List from 2007. (b. 1984-).
2009-11 Vice-Chairperson of Det Konservative Folkeparti Benedikte Kiær
2011-12 Political Spokesperson
First Vice-Chairperson of the Capital Region from 2005 and Vice-Chairperson of the Association of Danish Regions. Minister of Social Affairs 2010-11. She resigned as Political Spokesperson to become candidate for Mayor of Helsingør in the 2013-municipal elections (b. 1970-).
2010-11 Vice-Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group of Socialistisk Folkeparti Astrid Kragh
MP from 2007 and Minister of Health 2011-14. Candidate for the post of leader of SF and joined the Social Democrats in 2014. (b. 1973-).
2010- Vice-Chairperson of Liberal Alliance Mai Christiansen
Former leading member of the Social Liberals. (b. 1976-).
2011-14 Political Spokesperson of Venstre Ellen Trane Nørby
MP for the Rightwing Liberals since 2005 and was appointed Education Minister in 2015 (1981-).
2011-12 Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group of Socialstisk Folkeparti Pernille Vigsø Bagge
2014 Acting Chairperson
Member of the Municipal Council of Løgstør 2001-05, MP for the Socialist People's Party since 2005. (b. 1975-)
2011-15 Vice-Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group of Socialdemokraterne Ane Halsboe-Larsen
MP for the Social Democrats from 2011. (b. 1983-)
2011-13 Group Secretary of Socialdemokraterne Maja Panduro
2014-15 Political Spokesperson
Ann Maja Panduro Kjærulff has been Social Democrat MP from 2009. (b. 1982-)
2011-12 Vice-Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group of Det Radikale Venstre Sofie Carsten Nielsen
2012-14 Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group and Political Spokesperson
2014-15 Deputy Political Leader
2015- Vice-Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group
Social Liberal MP from 2011, Chairperson of the Finance Committee 2012-14 and appointed Minister of Science, Innovation and Higher Education in 2014. (b. 1975-)
2011-12 Group Secretary of Radikale Venstre Camilla Hersom
2012-14 Vice-Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group
2014 Acting Chairperson of the Parliamentery Group
2014-15 Chairperson of the Parliamentery Group and Political Spokesperson
Social Liberal MP 2011-15 and Vice-Chairperson of the Folketing 2012-14. (b. 1971-)
2011-16 Vice-Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group of Enhedslisten Pernille Skipper
2016- Political Spokesperson (Party Leader)
MP for the Unity List from 2011. (b. 1984-)
2011-12 Group Secretary of Liberal Alliance Merete Riisager
MP from 2011. (b. 1976-)
2011-12 Vice-Chairperson of Socialistisk Folkeparti Meta Fuglsang
Member of the Municipal Council of Vordingborg 1994-2003 and MP for the Socialist People's Party 2009-11. Lost her bid for
reelection in 2012. (b. 1960-)
2012-14 Vice-Chairperson of Socialistisk Folkeparti Mette Touborg
Mayor of Lejre from 2009. She is daughter of MP Kristen Touborg and Anna Marie Touborg, Member of the County Council of Ringkøbing and the Regional Council of Midtjylland until 2009. (1973-)
2012-14 Group Secretary of De Konservative Mai Mercado
2014 Vice-Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group
2014-16 Political Spokesperson
Mai Duedahl Henriksen Mercado has been MP since 2011. (b. 1980-)
2012-14 Chairperson of Socialistisk Folkeparti Annette Vilhelmsen
MP 2011-15, 2. Deputy Premier since 2012, Minister of Business and Growth 2012-13 and Minister of Social Affairs, Children and Growth 2013-14. (b. 1959-)
2013-15 Vice-Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group of Socialdemokraterne Mette Gjerskov
MP from 2005, Minister of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries 2011-13 and Chairperson of the Foreign Affairs Commitee 2013-15 and of the Commitee of European Affairs from 2015.
2013-16 Chairperson of the Parliamentary
Enhedslisten Stine Brix
MP for the Unity List from 2011 and Vice-Parliament Chair from 2015. (b. 1982-)
2013-15 Joint Spokesperson of
2015- Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group
Co-founder of the party The Alternative together with former Minister of Culture, Uffe Elbæk
2013-14 Political Spokesperson of Socialstisk Folkeparti Lisbeth Bech Poulsen
2015- Group Secretary
Socialist People's Party MP from 2011 (b. 1982-)
2014 Acting Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group of Socialistisk Folkeparti Karina Lorentzen Dehnhardt
2014-15 Group Secretary
MP for the Socialist People's Party 2007-15 and Chairperson of the Justice Committee 2011-15. (b. 1973-)
2014- Chairperson and Political Spokesperson of Socialistisk Folkeparti Pia Olsen Dyhr
MP from 2007 and held various ministerial posts 2011-14. (b. 1971-)
2014- Vice-Chairperson of Socialistisk Folkeparti Signe Munk
2014-15 Vice-Chairperson of Alternativet Helle Engelbrechtsen
2015- Party Chairperson
2014-15 Secretary of the Parliamentary Group of Radikale Venstre Marlene Borst Hansen
MF for the Social Liberals 2011-15. (b. 1974-)
2015- Vice-Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group of Venstre Louise Schack
MP for the Rightwing Liberals since 2006. Married to MP Torsten Schack Petersen. (b. 1977-)
2015- Vice-Chairperson of Alternativet Maj Baltzarsen
2015- Deputy Chairperson of Det Radikale Venstre Vivian Heinola
2016- Group Chairperson and Political Spokesperson of De Konservative Mette Abilgaard
MF from 2015. (b. 1988-)
2016- Political Spokesperson Liberal Alliance Christina Egelund
MF from 2015. (b. 1977-).
2016- Secretary of the Parliamentary Group of Liberal Alliance Laura Lindahl
MF from 2015 (b. 1983-).
Last update 08.12.16