A newly appointed Chief Operating Officer will head MT Højgaard's construction and civil engineering areas, as well as project development.
MT Højgaard has appointed Søren Ulslev as Chief Operating Officer as per 1 June 2013 at the latest, when he will join the Group management. Søren Ulslev is 57 years old, a bachelor of engineering, and comes from PensionDanmark Ejendomme, where he is currently a director. He has previously been the managing director of Unicon and the managing director of NCC Construction Danmark.
President and CEO Torben Biilmann says:
- I am very satisfied that Søren Ulslev has accepted the invitation to join our Group manage-ment. Søren has extensive experience from the construction and civil engineering industry as the operating contractor, as well as from the investor and customer side. Søren will take a key role in implementing activities that will strengthen our risk profile and make the company profitable again.
Søren Ulslev comments on the new challenge:
- Supporting MT Højgaard on its journey will be a stimulating task. MT Højgaard has a tradition for delivering high quality, and I look forward to using my competences to help improve the company's financial results.
Following the appointment, MT Højgaard's Group management will consist of President and CEO Torben Biilmann (CEO), Chief Financial Officer Flemming Steen (CFO) and Chief Operating Officer Søren Ulslev (COO).