Christian Vinding Thomsen

Partner, Attorney-at-Law

+45 26227222

Specialist Area(s)


Profile and background

Christian Vinding Thomsen specialises in life science & healthcare, M&A and corporate law. With his more than 20 years of experience in the field, Christian is highly specialised in the legal issues facing the life science sector.

Christian has contributed to numerous transactions and capital raisings, including biotech IPOs in Norway, Sweden, and Denmark. In 2023, Christian has been one of the primary advisors in connection with the first Danish biotech IPO for 5 years.

Christian represents Danish as well as foreign businesses in matters concerning GxP, market access and marketing compliance. Moreover, Christian advises clients on commercial contracts, funding, and intellectual rights.

Christian Vinding Thomsen also advises on commercial contracts, capital raising, intellectual property rights and stock market listings. Christian has thus been involved in IPOs of biotech companies in both Denmark, Sweden, Norway, and the USA. Most recently, Christian assisted in the listing of Pharma Equity Group A/S, where he is also chairman of the board.

In recent years, Christian has also specialised in artist management, representing a long list of high-profile actors and musicians. Christian was an owner and partner of the Law Firm of Bech-Bruun in the period 2014-2021, where he was one of the attorneys heading up the Firm’s former life science team.

Education and qualifications

  • University of Copenhagen, LLM, 
  • Attorney-at-law
  • The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Bech-Bruun Strategic Partner Program


  • Chairman, Pharma Equity Group A/S (Nasdaq)
  • Chairman, Reponex Pharmaceuticals A/S
  • Chairman, Winmed Nordic A/S
  • Chairman, KT Stålindustri A/S
  • Chairman, Untold Productions ApS
  • Chairman, Black Sun ApS
  • Deputy Chairman, The Complaints Body of the Danish Medical Devices Industry Association, Medicoindustrien
  • Board Member, Repoceuticals A/S
  • Board Member, AKI Therapeutics ApS

Selected cases, representation and international testimonials


  • Christian has been recommended by Chambers (Global), Chambers (Europe), Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal.
  • Legal 500 (2021): “Christian Vinding Thomsen is highly recognized as a leading life sciences specialist in Denmark. His industry knowledge is second to none and his ability to combine legal and technical skills with a focused commercial knowledge about the industry has made him our preferred advisor for many years now.”
  • Chambers Global (2021): Christian Vinding Thomsen primarily advises clients in the life sciences and healthcare sectors. He is recognised for his regulatory and compliance activities. Clients state that he is “knowledgeable, proactive, flexible, attentive and accessible”.
  • Chambers Europe (2021): Christian Vinding Thomsen assists life sciences entities with IP-related topics. He is highlighted for his knowledge of the pharmaceutical sector.

Teaching and publications

  • Christian Vinding Thomsen teaches courses in advertising and distribution of medicinal products, market access and food product claims at the Danish Association of the Pharmaceutical Industry (Atrium) and Medicoindustrien.