ROCKWOOL names new Group Management member

02 December 2020

ROCKWOOL International A/S announces that Anders Espe Kristensen has been appointed Senior Vice President for Systems Division and a member of Group Management.

Group Management, Anders Espe Kristensen, Systems

Anders Espe Kristensen is a Danish national, currently holding the position of General Manager at Hilti, Sweden. He has extensive international experience, starting his career with BCG and later with Royal Unibrew, Novozymes and the last seven years with Hilti. Anders is expected to start his new position at ROCKWOOL in May 2021.

Commenting on the appointment, CEO Jens Birgersson says, “Having previously worked in a range of business sectors in Latvia, France, China, Switzerland, and currently in Sweden, Anders will bring the type of deep and diverse international experience we need to continue growing the Systems Division businesses at ROCKWOOL. He has a track record of combining a strategic perspective with the ability to lead his colleagues toward a common goal. We look forward to welcoming Anders to the team next year”.

Anders Espe Kristensen replaces Thomas Kähler, who was elected Chairman of the Board at ROCKWOOL International A/S at the General Assembly in April 2020.