Karen Ellemann

H.E. Karen Ellemann

Minister for Equal Opportunities and Nordic Cooperation, Denmark

Karen Ellemann is the Minister for Fisheries and Equal Opportunities and Nordic Cooperation, and has been in the role since November 2017, championing the introduction of tax breaks for domestic help and the prevention of sexual harassment in the workplace following the #MeToo campaign.

Ellemann was first elected to Parliament for Venstre in November 2007 and is the former Minister for the Environment of Denmark and the former Minister of the Interior and of Social Affairs.