Carl Erik Skovgaard

Partner, Attorney, Diploma in Economics (Accountancy), Honorary Consul of Island Aarhus
Business area
  • Board duties
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • M&A
  • Commercial Law / Corporate
  • Company law
Foreign language
  • English, German and Scandinavian languages
Right of audience
  • Supreme Court, 1990


Carl Erik is primarily engaged in board duties in several companies, and in company transfers / M&A. His combined law/finance degree makes him a preferred advisor to managements and boards of directors, and he has great experience in preparing strategies, and management at both operational and tactical level. Furthermore, he possesses great knowledge within commercial law, corporate law and contract law.

Through his work as a lawyer and several years as executive assistant and CEO at a larger Danish export group Carl Erik is a skilled negotiator.

He has a wide net of contacts and knowledge of many parts in the Danish business sector.

DELACOUR is recommended by IFLR1000 within the area of M&A:


Carl Erik Skovgaard is Honorary Consul of Iceland in Aarhus and runs the consulate from the address of DELACOUR in Aarhus.

Consulate of Iceland, Aarhus
Åboulevarden 11
8000 Aarhus C,
Phone: +45 70 11 11 22                                                                             
Open: between 9.00 and 15.00

Embassy of Iceland in Copenhagen:  



Masters of Laws, Aarhus University, 1982
Diploma in Economics (Accountancy), 1984
Admitted 1985


Teaching and publications

Carl Erik gives lectures and teaches at seminars concerning board duties, i.a. financial institutions at the Danish Finance Sector Education Centre (in Danish: Finanssektorens Uddannelsescenter).
Various articles on company law and corporate matters