Gitte graduated in 1991 from the Danish Royal college of fine arts with a Masters degree in Architecture. She worked as an architect for 12 years in Denmark and ran projects for schools, nurseries, an airport and assorted residential clients. In 2004 she emigrated to England and started working for Chaplin Farrant; she became a full member of the RIBA that year.
Over recent years she has specialised in healthcare and veterinary developments, gaining detailed knowledge in these fields. In 2015 Gitte became the Healthcare Director in Chaplin Farrant. She has since progressed her carrier in Chaplin Farrant and is now a director within the company.
Gitte works with projects from inception to completion, runing projects on site alongside management roles. She is currently developing a large health centre in Kings Lynn and three veterinary facilities in Norfolk.