Carsten Bjerg

MEMBER TYPE:

Member of the Board

YEAR OF BIRTH:

1959

NATIONALITY:

Danish

EDUCATION:

  • Mechanical engineer of the production direction, DTU, Denmark, 1983
  • Advanced Course in Production Methods and Management, Cambridge University, 1985

ON THE BOARD SINCE:

2021

EXECUTIVE POSITIONS:

Professional external board member

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • 2013 present Professional external board member
  • 2006-2013 CEO and group president, Grundfos
  • 2003-2006 Executive Vice President and Vice Group President, Grundfos
  • 2000-2003 Executive Vice President, Operations and R&D, Grundfos
  • 1997-2000 Group Vice President, Operations, Grundfos
  • 1994-1997 Vice President, Valves Business Unit, Danfoss
  • 1989-1994 Factory Manager, Refrigeration Valves, Danfoss
  • 1983-1989 Student, project manager, manager, Danfoss

OTHER BOARD MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Arminox (2019-)
  • Robco Engineering (2018-)
  • Hydrema (2018-)
  • TCM Group (2018-)
  • Bogballe (2017-)
  • Ellepot (2016-)
  • Guldager (2016-)
  • Agrometer (2016-)
  • PCH Engineering (2015-)
  • Nissens (2015-2017)
  • Rockwool International (2013-)
  • Vestas Wind Systems (2011-)
  • MT Højgaard (2014-2018)
  • Fornyelsesfonden (2010-2016)
  • DI (2007-2014)
  • Rockwool International (2011-2012)
  • DHI (2004-2011)
  • DHI (2007-2011)
  • Aalborg Industries (2004-2005)

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Development and implementation of strategies
  • Experience with management in large international organisations
  • Development and realisation of ambitious short-term business goals and budgets
  • Globalisation
  • Technology management and product development
  • Ten years of experience from board positions in major international companies.

CONSIDERED INDEPENDENT OF COWI?:

No