The Adviser


Kim Hersland is a Danish citizen based in Copenhagen, Denmark. In 1981 he received his Masters in Business Administration from Copenhagen Business School and later qualified as a State Authorised Public Accountant in 1986.

Over the years Kim Hersland has pursued a significant career as auditor and has held positions in Öhrlings Auditors SA and Coopers & Lybrand and in PriceWaterhouseCoopers as international partner. In 2000 he was a founding partner of Ankjær-Jensen & Partners in Copenhagen and in 2010 Kim Hersland joined Baker Tilly as partner and chairman.

Kim Hersland has advised multiple banks and large corporates in connection with M&A and financial cross-border transactions.

In his professional capacity Kim Hersland has served as lecturer at Copenhagen Business School and as examiner at the official auditor exams in Denmark as well as quality controller of audits in Denmark.

As the author of a number of professional articles in accounting and tax periodicals he has established himself as a reputed specialized professional within the field of corporate taxation.

Over the years Kim has had the opportunity to meet and work with a number of interesting and influential people.

Curriculum Vitae

Kim Hersland


Professional experience

1979-1981   Öhrlings Auditors SA, Trainee Audit
1981-1989   Coopers & Lybrand, Auditor, MBA
1988-1989   PricewaterhouseCoopers, Partner
1989-2000   PricewaterhouseCoopers, International Partner
2000-2010   Ankjær Jensen & Partners, Owner, Partner
2010-2013   Baker Tilly Audit, Owner, Partner
2013  – Hersland & Partners, Owner
2015  – NorthCapital Group, CFO & Boardmember
2019  – GemCorp ApS, CEO & Boardmember



1979 Bachelor, Copenhagen Business School
1981 MBA Copenhagen Business School
1986 State Authorised Public Accountant


Positions of trust

Examiner and Examiner for Accountant Exams in Denmark
Quality controller in auditor oversight in Denmark
Lecturer at Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen
Author of professional articles in accounting and tax
Business Angel for several start-up companies
Lecturer at the Film- and Theatre School in Copenhagen
Teaches at courses in Tax


Language Skills

English:         Fluent spoken and written
German:        Conversation Level
Swedish:       Fluent spoken and written


Leisure Activities

Sailing at competition level and as leisure
Alpine skiing, Running, Cycling, Diving, Windsurfing


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