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Molslinjen’s fourth high-speed ferry is in production

Just as Molslinjen's newest high-speed ferry, Express 3, is crossing the Indian Ocean on its way from Tasmania, the first aluminum plate for another high-speed ferry, Express 4, has been cut in Australia. The Chairman of Molslinjen, Frantz Palludan, was the first person to press the start button on the CNC machine which cut the first [...]

Louis Poulsen’s CEO Christian Engsted resigns

Louis Poulsen's CEO Christian Engsted has decided to resign from his position due to personal reasons. Christian will continue as part-owner and will become member of Louis Poulsen's board of directors. The board, management and the employees all thank Christian for his great commitment, professionalism and contribution in Louis Poulsen and wish him the best [...]

Peter Lyhne Uhrenholt appointed new CEO at TRIAX

After more than 8 years of service, Mr. Claus Omann has accepted an assignment outside the TRIAX group of companies. Claus has served during periods of expansion as well as contraction of the TRIAX line of business. Most recently, after the acquisition by Polaris Private Equity in 2015, he has contributed to successfully transforming TRIAX [...]

Andreas Göthberg appointed new CEO at Akademikliniken

Today, the board of Akademikliniken announced the appointment of Andreas Göthberg as new CEO of the company. Andreas Göthberg will bring with him a very broad range of relevant experience from sales, marketing and consumer goods as well as health care. Among other positions, he has previously been CEO at OneMed and the gym chain SATS [...]

Polaris divests division of HTC Sweden

Polaris divests the Floor Grinding Solutions (FGS) division of HTC Sweden to the Construction Division of Husqvarna Group. The FGS division is a leading global developer and manufacturer of professional floor grinding systems and floor solutions. HTC FGS has been part of the HTC Sweden which was acquired by Polaris III in 2013. Polaris will [...]

Mols-Linien changes name to Molslinjen

As a part of the modernization and expansion of Mols-Linien, the shipping line has embarked on switching the company name to Molslinjen. In addition to the new company name, Molslinjen also establishes names for the saling routes. The route across Kattegat will be named Molslinjen and the route across Østersøen will be named Bornholmslinjen. Along with the new name the company has [...]

BabySam generated strong growth in revenue and normalised EBITDA

BabySam won additional market shares in 2015/16 and realised strong financial and operational results of the Group’s investments and efforts to strengthen the store network and digital channels. The positive development continued in the financial year 2015/16 as BabySam grew revenue 14% to DKK 439 million (DKK 387 million) driven by increasing sales in existing [...]

Jesper Lok appointed new Group CEO at ALLIANCE+

Today, Jesper Lok assumes the position of Group CEO at ALLIANCE+, which has grown swiftly since the foundation in 2009 to become a leading Scandinavian Facility Service Group with activities in Denmark, Sweden and Norway. Jesper Lok was trained in shipping and holds an MBA from Nova Southeastern University as well as continued education at [...]

Configit is looking for a SPMO

As part of Configit's future growth strategy, they are increasing their focus on the strategic projects for growth and transformation, and are therefore looking for a Strategic Project Management Officer to secure effective implementation going forward. Read more about the exciting position here: Configit SPMO Job Posting                

Sustained improvements for PWT Group

PWT Group continued their prosperity during the financial year 2015/16 with a significant improvement in EBITDA, opening of new stores, and a slight increase in revenue. The progress was driven by efforts to optimize the sales network, strengthen the sales organization, and provide customers with even better experiences across all PWT's brands. Please see the attached press release [...]