|Is||Businessperson Entrepreneur Politician|
|Birth||27 November 1951, Vejle, Denmark|
Fritz Henrik Schur Junior (born 27 November 1951) is a Danish businessman with ties to both royal, business and political circles in Denmark. Fritz Schur has since 1999 been honorary consul general of Finland to Denmark.
Early life and education
Schur was born in Vejle on 27 November 1951. He is fifth generation of a wealthy merchant family. He grew up in Gentofte and graduated from Ordrup Gymnasium in 1970. He completed a bachelor's degree from Copenhagen Business School in 1973 but never completed his MBA.
Currently Fritz Schur is chair of the companies DONG Energy, Uhrenholdt Holding, Fritz Schur Gruppen, Relation-Lab, SAS Group and PostNord.
Schur is unmarried and has no children. He lives on the Christiansholm estate in Klampenborg north of Copenhagen.
On 24 April 2009, Fritz Schur became a Commander of the Order of the Dannebrog. He was granted the honorary Chamberlain title on 11 June 2010. He has also been awarded the Order of the Lion of Finland, the Order of José de Marcoleta and Order of the Polar Star. In 2009, Schur was named Chairman of the Teat in Denmark by PricewaterhouseCoopers.