Christel Overgaard

Christel Overgaard

Work experience

Work experience
May 2011 - Present

Linguist, communicator and clerical staff

KGH Customs Software

Linguist, project management, clerical staff, various administrative tasks etc.

Responsible for writing manuals and guides to our software. 

Apr 2011 - May 2011


Transparency International

Internship, researcher on the National Integrity System-studies, which focus on national integrity, good governance and anti-corruption systems.

2000 - 2010


La Boutique

Part time employment; both practical tasks and back office.

2007 - 2007

Student Assistant

Rigspolitiet (the Danish police)

Temporary fulltime position. Tasks included administrative procedures, assisting other employees and updating various databases.

2003 - 2006


Brohjørnet, Troldstuen, Café Alexander

Part time with three different employers, mostly during the summer season.


2011 - Present

AF/AP degree in Business

Zealand Business Academy

I've started at the Academy Foundation in Business-programme and when this has been completed, I'm planning to continue with the Academy Profession, most likely in Leadership and Management.

Part time studies, expected to finish 2013/2014

Sep 2008 - Sep 2010

MA in Internal Business Communication

Copenhagen Business School

Courses included;International Relations, European politics (PA, globalization, EU), Culture and Identity theory in practice, European political, judicial and economical values in and outside Europe, Unity and Diversity (language and culture in Europe), Society, politics and economic life (French), Translation (English-French)...Masters thesis: "The Europeans, the national churches and the European Union. A thesis about the influence of religion on national identity and the attitude towards the European cooperation".

Sep 2005 - Jun 2008

BA in International Business Communication

Copenhagen Business School

Courses included:European history, Economical history of ideas, Comparative law, European economics and politics, European Law, European identities, European communities , European political unity, European knowledge, Meetings and conflicts between culture, Media and power, The 3 births of modern Europe (the 3 big revolutions), Culture and society (French), Economical circumstances (French), Political circumstances (French), Translation (French)..

Aug 2001 - Jun 2004

High School

Herlufsholm Skole

Courses taken at advanced level; English, French



Scandinavian languages

I don't speak Swedish or Norwegian, but I'm capable of reading the languages and communicating with speakers of the languages.