Agilitas, a pan-European private equity firm, is pleased to announce three new senior appointments to lead its latest portfolio company, Danoffice IT, a global value-added reseller of Information Technology and Information Systems,following the successful buyout of the company in early December 2017.
Leif Vestergaard, has joined Danoffice IT as Chairman with effect from the date of the buyout. He has been CEO of EG A/S, a large Scandinavian software and IT services business, since 2004. His earlier career has included a number of roles with IBM Denmark and IBM Nordic.
Lars Baun Jensen joins Danoffice IT as CEO from Dell EMC Denmark where he was the General Manager, having joined the business in 2011. His earlier career included positions with Fujitsu and IBM.
Allan Malmos Jeppesen has been appointed as CFO of Danoffice IT. He was previously CFO at Alumeco A/S since 2011, following previous positions at HP Schou A/S and Dansk Generationsskifte A/S.
Commenting on the appointments, Martin Calderbank, Managing Partner at Agilitas, said: “We are delighted to bring in such high calibre appointments alongside the highly experienced team at Danoffice IT. One of the cornerstones of the Agilitas approach to investing is to support business transformation and these new appointments at Danoffice IT will help, along with the existing team, provide the catalyst for exciting transformation within the business.”
Kevin Iermiin, Investment Executive at Agilitas and Danoffice IT Board member, commented: “We are very pleased to bring Leif, Lars and Allan, who we had identified as part of the buyout process, into Danoffice IT. Their combined skills and experience will be invaluable in taking advantage of the opportunities that the business has, whilst continuing to develop the core business.”
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