Pelle Andersen is the Managing Director of Food Organisation of Denmark (FOOD). FOOD is a public-private partnership started to feed the interest in Nordic and Danish gastronomy and culinary culture. The organisation has offices in Copenhagen and Aarhus.
Pelle Andersen is also a member of several boards and committees, Danish and international, regarding tourism and gastronomy. Previously, Mr. Andersen has been responsible for national tourism policy and public diplomacy in the Ministry of Business and Economic Affairs and held several other positions in related areas in public and private organisations.
He is also the author of several cookbooks and publications on gastronomy.