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The Minister for Employment

About Troels Lund Poulsen

Troels Lund Poulsen
Minister for Employment

The Liberal Party
Member of the Danish Parliament

Beskæftigelsesministeriet, Ved Stranden 8,
1061 Copenhagen K

E ministeren@bm.dk

W www.troelslundpoulsen.dk

Troels Lund Poulsen, born March 30th 1976 in Vejle, son of primary school teacher Aage Poulsen and private employee Lise Poulsen.

Member period
Member of Parliament for the Liberal Party in East Jutland greater constituency from November 13th 2007 and in Vejle County constituency November 20th 2001 - November 13th 2007.

Candidate for the Liberal Party in Hedensted nomination district from 2007 and in Juelsminde nomination district 2001-2006.

Parliamentary career

November 28th 2016 Minister for Employment
June 28th 2015 - November 28th 2016 Minister for Business and Growth
March 8th - October 3rd 2011 Minister for Education
February 23rd 2010 - March 8th 2011 Minister for Taxation
November 23rd 2007 - February 23rd 2010 Minister for the Environment
2006-2007 Political affairs spokesman

Education and jobs

1992-1995 Matriculated from Tørring County Upper Secondary School
1982-1992 Primary school, Lindved School
from 2005 Owner, Birkehøjgaard
1998-2001 Press coordinator, 'Ørestadsselskabet'
1995-1997 Political secretary, Christiansborg


since 1992 Member of the Young Liberals
1993-1994 Chairman of the local association of the Young Liberals in Tørring-Uldum
1997-1999 chairman of the Young Liberals
1997-2002 and from 2006 Member of the executive committee of the Liberal Party
2006-2007 Member of the Committee og Directors and the Board of Directors of the National Bank
from 2014- Member of the board of Green Network

Publication and Awards

2001 Author of »Tid til forandring« (Time for Change)
2003 Co-author of the controversial book »Den forandrede verden« (The Changed World)
2004 Co-author of »Atlantiske afstande« (Atlantic Distances)