Gert Vilhelm Balling

Co-Chair and Director

Co-Chair, RoRI & Director, RoRI CIC and Senior Impact Partner, Novo Nordisk Foundation

Gert is co-chair of RoRI and a Senior Impact Partner at the Novo Nordisk Foundation in Denmark, where he has worked since 2014. He is also a board member of UK NIHR Impact Advisory Board (UK) and a member of the Strategic Committee for Researchfish.

He was editor of The experimental research funder’s handbook, which RoRI published in 2022, and he chairs the steering group for RoRI’s Funder Data Platform. Gert has a background in knowledge transfer and research evaluation at a national and international level.