31 March 2023
Bjørn R. Mogensen has been appointed new CFO of KK Group, the parent company of KK Wind Solutions, as Søren Bæk Just has decided to pursue new opportunities.
Bjørn R. Mogensen has been appointed new CFO of KK Group, the parent company of KK Wind Solutions. After more than 5 years, current CFO, Søren Bæk Just, has decided to pursue new opportunities.
Bjørn R. Mogensen joins us from Lundbeck where he held the position of SVP Group Finance, and brings 20 years of finance experience to KK Group. Prior to his role in Lundbeck, Bjørn R. Mogensen served 5 years as Head of Finance and IT of Novo Nordisk Global Diabetes Manufacturing division.
Mauricio Quintana, CEO of KK Group: “I am delighted to welcome Bjørn to the leadership team at KK Group. He is a highly capable leader and brings a wealth of knowledge in roles of increasing responsibility in large organizations, across several industries and countries and has a passion for businesses that strive to have a positive impact on society. The wind supply chain is in transition and Bjørn’s international and supply chain experience will help improve our competitiveness, as KK Group evolves and plays a bigger role as a Tier 1 supplier to the wind industry, while delivering on promises to customers, employees and the environment.”
Bjørn R. Mogensen: “I am thrilled to be joining KK Group on the exciting journey towards a world of renewable energy. It is truly amazing to see how the company has not only contributed to the success of its customers, but also improved global sustainability. Joining a company with such a strong customer focus, continuous drive for improvement and innovation, and the ambition to lead sustainable energy, is a dream come true for me. I am eager to become part of the highly competent team, making a positive climate impact.”
Søren Bæk Just has been part of KK Group’s Executive Management since 2017, and will hand over to Bjørn R. Mogensen before stepping down in the summer.
Søren Bæk Just: “Since joining, I have been privileged to be part of an amazing journey, transforming not only KK Group but the entire industry. It is with pleasure that I see how we have transformed strategy into results, and together with our owners A.P. Moller Holding created the biggest electro-mechanical system supplier in the wind industry growing from 800 to 2.300 employees. With the finalization of the acquisition of Vestas Converter & Controls, KK Group is embarking on a new journey and it felt natural to reflect on the future and I have decided to pursue new ventures. I would like to thank all colleagues – your dedication and passion has been inspiring and the foundation for our success.”
Mauricio Quintana, CEO KK Group: “I would like to express my sincere gratitude to Søren. He has been an outstanding CFO and partner whose leadership has greatly contributed to what KK Group is today and I wish him continued success in his next venture.”
Kenneth Damm Hansen
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KK Group appoints new CFO