The Carlsberg Group announced that Jørn P. Jensen, Deputy CEO and CFO will leave the company by end of September 2015.
Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Flemming Besenbacher says: “With a new CEO well on board it has been agreed between the Supervisory Board and Jørn P. Jensen that now is the right time for a change for all parties. I would like to thank Jørn P. Jensen for his very significant contributions to the transformation of Carlsberg from a small regional brewery to its current international position during his 15 years with the company, and I wish him every success in the future.”
Deputy CEO and CFO Jørn P. Jensen says: “Carlsberg is a fantastic company with a great heritage and a prosperous future. However, now is the right time for change for the company and for me. I will always remember the great teams and employees in the Group, the many great partners and stakeholders, and I will continue to follow Carlsberg with interest.”
A search for a successor will be initiated. Jørn P. Jensen has agreed to be available for the next months to finish a number of projects and to hand over to a new Group CFO.