Anne Mette Dissing-Immerkær


Anne Mette Dissing-Immerkær is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Copenhagen office and works with clients from both the Denmark and Sweden locations. She is a member of the global CEO & Board of Directors, Consumer, and Industrial practices, leading the building products sector in Europe.


Anne Mette is the leading female search executive in Denmark with 15 years of executive search experience specializing in high-level executive and board placements, assessments of national and international profiles, and other leadership advisory services. She has placed CEOs, CXOs, and board members with national and international companies with public companies and institutions, family- or foundation owned companies as well as private equity backed and listed corporations.

With a keen eye for stakeholder value and cultural fit, Anne Mette is a trusted advisor to Scandinavian, European, and multinational companies spanning public organizations to private companies. She has strong functional expertise regarding sales and marketing officers and CHROs. She joined Heidrick & Struggles from another executive search firm.

Prior to executive search, Anne Mette led all executive master programs at Copenhagen Business School, including the Executive MBA and the full-time MBA programs. She started her career at Danfoss as a graduate, developing into roles of increasing scope and complexity.


Copenhagen Business School, MSc. in Economics and Business Administration

Washington State University, MBA

Philanthropy and Service

Anne Mette serves on the board of directors for The Danish Management Society as well as the Krak Foundation, which supports economic growth through investments in Danish businesses. She is part of several award committees focusing on leadership, board awards and promoting diversity at the top executive level, and she continues to contribute to the board and masters' programs at Copenhagen Business School as a member of the external faculty.