Chr. Harboe Wissum
DK-1058 Copenhagen K
Telephone +45 5015 0020
Mobile +45 4046 5355
Mr. Wissum (born 1954) is Chairman and co-founder of NorthCapital.
Mr. Wissum is a Danish citizen based in Copenhagen, Denmark. He studied law at the University of Copenhagen (1974-1979). Worked as an associate at Dansk Management Center before joining Andelsbanken-Danebank in 1979 as in-house legal counsel.
After completing further training in international banking and finance at London City University Business School in 1983 Mr. Wissum joined Dragsted Law Firm in Copenhagen where he, as a partner, headed the firm’s banking & financial law practice earning a reputation as a leading Danish capital markets lawyer.
Mr. Wissum has advised multiple banks, financial institutions and large corporates on the legal aspects of M&A and financial cross-border transactions.
In 1995 Mr. Wissum established Wissum & Company, a Danish boutique business law firm providing legal services to the Danish and international community serving clients from various segments of the corporate sector ranging from large corporations to small and medium-sized enterprises.
Mr. Wissum has served on the boards of numerous Danish and international companies and has twice by the Danish business gazette Børsen been ranked among the top 10 board members in Denmark.Mr. Wissum has contributed to professional legal publications such as Ugeskrift for Retsvæsen, International Financial Law Review and International Banking Law.