Brexit Counsellor | Danish Representation to the European Union
Niels Junker Jacobsen is a Danish diplomat, presently posted to the Danish EU Representation as Denmark’s Brexit delegate and leading their negotiation efforts on Brexit. Jacobsen has been posted to the Danish embassies in Washington DC and in Paris, and has also previously been posted to the Danish Representation to the EU in Brussels. During his career Jacobsen worked for DG Trade at the EU Commission for a number of years. His various posts in the Danish Foreign Ministry in Copenhagen included head of the private office of the Permanent Secretary for Foreign Affairs.