Nancy Cruikshank

Nancy Cruikshank

Nancy Cruikshank

SVP Digital Business Transformation, Carlsberg

Nancy is a serial entrepreneur, digital leader & non-Executive Director. She presently leads the Digital Business Transformation programme at Carlsberg Group, collaborating closely with colleagues across the group to explore areas where data, digital technologies and new ways of working can deliver exceptional products and services for Carlsberg's customers and consumers.

Nancy's last startup, MyShowcase, was named by the Sunday Times as one of the 15 fastest-growing start-ups in the UK in 2016. The business was acquired by Miroma Group in Feb 2018.

Nancy was a member of Carlsberg's Supervisory Board before taking up her current SVP Digital Business Transformation position, reporting to Cees t'Hart, Carlsberg CEO. She has held multiple NED positions over the last 10 years including TelecityGroup [FTSE 250], one of Europe’s most successful technologies companies, with data centres in 14 European markets. The business was sold to Equinix for £2.35bn in January 2016.

Nancy has worked in the digital industry for over 20 years, including launching Conde Nast online in 1996, overseeing Telegraph Media Group’s Digital business and developing the Fashion & Beauty market leader, between  2001- 2006, leading to a successful sale to Hearst Corporation in 2006.

Nancy lives in Copenhagen and London with her husband and two teenage daughters.


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