Klaus Bjerrum appointed new EVP of Natural Colours Division
Date 05.08.2018 | Category: News
Klaus Bjerrum is currently employed as Senior Vice President, Operations, at CP Kelco and will join Chr. Hansen in his new role as of 1 August 2018.
Bjerrum (49) has been with CP Kelco for the past 19 years where he has been in global and regional roles within several functions (Operations, R&D, Business Management and Sales). Since 2015 he has been part of the Executive Leadership Team, reporting to the CEO.
Bjerrum holds an MSc in Foods Science & Technology from The Royal Danish Veterinary & Agricultural University, and a Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, International Trade, Copenhagen Business School. In addition, Klaus is educated Diploma Master Brewer from the Scandinavian School of Brewing.
Says CEO Cees de Jong: “I am delighted to announce Klaus as new EVP of our Natural Colours Division. Klaus has a strong business-focus and is a committed people leader with international experience. The Natural Colours Division is strongly positioned in the attractive market for natural solutions to the food industry and the goal for Klaus is to ensure that Chr. Hansen continues to capture the attractive growth potential from conversion and colouring foodstuff in this market.” For more visit chr-hansen.com
Source: Chr HansenAuthor: COX