Benny Damsgaard

Associate Senior Advisor. Benny is New Republic's partner in Denmark, where he has long experience of national politics. Benny has, among other things, been director of public affairs at Geelmuyden Kiese and senior advisor to the director general of the Confederation of Danish Industry. He was former head of communications and policy at the Conservative People's Party, where he was also head of press at the party's head office at Christiansborg. Benny regularly appears in the Danish media as a political analyst and is a columnist for the online newspaper Altinget.