Businessman • Sweden
“The future of the planet is being played out in the Polar regions and it’s by looking in a new light that we’ll be able to preserve them”
Frederik Paulsen is the Chairman of Swiss pharmaceutical group Ferring. After studying chemistry at the University of Kiel, he joined Ferring in 1976, working his way up to become its Chairman in 1988. His passion for Polar exploration has taken him across the Polar Regions over the last ten years. His associations finance numerous organisations and programmes linked to the study and the protection of these fragile areas.