The Velux Foundation Overview

  • Type
  • Foundation

  • Founded
  • 1981

  • Professionals
  • 3

  • AUM
  • 00000

  • Commitments
  • 2

The Velux Foundation General Information


The Velux Foundation is a non-profit foundation based in Søborg, Denmark. Established in 1971, the foundation is comprised of two philanthropic foundations VILLUM Fonden and VELUX Fonden. The foundation mainly makes grants in areas of science, environmental, social and cultural purposes in Denmark and internationally. The assets of the foundation are managed and governed by the board of directors.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Commitment Size
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Primary Contact
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Chief Investment Officer
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Primary Office
  • Tobaksvejen 10
  • 2860 Soborg
  • Denmark
+45 39 00 00 00

The Velux Foundation Commitments (2)

Fund Name Fund Manager Fund Location Vintage Fund Size Commitment Date Commitment
000 000000 000000000 00 Impax Asset Management Group London, United Kingdom 2018 00000 0000-00-00 00.00
000000000 000000 000000 BlackRock New York, NY 2017 00.000 0000-00-00 0000
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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

The Velux Foundation Investment Allocations

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  • Target PE:
    Current PE:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Real Estate:
    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Equities:
    Current Equities:
  • Target Fixed Income:
    Fixed Income:
  • Target Cash:
    Current Cash:
Investment allocations

The Velux Foundation Team (4)

Name Title Office
Fredrik Skoglund Chief Investment Officer Soborg, Denmark
Ane Hendriksen Executive Director, Grant Areas, VELUX FUND Soborg, Denmark
Lars Hansen Executive Director, Grant Areas, VILLUM FUND Soborg, Denmark
Lars Hansen Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director Soborg, Denmark
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The Velux Foundation Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since
Jens Kann-Rasmussen The Velux Foundation Chairman of the Board of Vellum Foundation 000 0000
Minik Rosing The Velux Foundation Vice Chairman of the Board of Velux Fonden 000 0000
Steen Riisgaard The Velux Foundation Vice Chairman of the Board, Vellum Foundation 000 0000
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