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Jess Julin Ibsen to NNIT

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Jess Julin Ibsen to NNIT

NNIT has recruited Jess Julin Ibsen as Senior Vice President and manager of its Operations division. To NNIT, he will bring his comprehensive management experience from a remarkable career in the IT industry, most recently as Executive Vice President and Group CTO in TDC. Jess Julin Ibsen takes up his post on 1 June 2013 and will be part of NNIT’s Executive Board.

Jess Julin Ibsen will become the new boss of more than 1,300 employees in Denmark and China when, on 1 June, he takes up the newly created post of Senior Vice President and manager of NNIT's division for IT operation. His most important task is to ensure the division's ability to continue growing at a rapid pace and to professionalise IT Operations further. In addition, he will join NNIT’s Executive Management which thereafter will comprise Jess Julin Ibsen and CEO Per Kogut.

”Jess is a dream candidate for the post. He is not just an exceptionally experienced and successful manager, he’s also a particularly competent IT man with extensive insight into IT operations, acquired from some of the biggest companies in the sector. I am absolutely sure that Jess is the right man to continue the fantastic growth NNIT’s Operations  division has experienced over the past few years and that he will also ensure that the organisation, the technology and processes accompany us on this journey," says Per Kogut, CEO, NNIT.

Jesper Brandgaard, Chairman of NNIT’s Board of Directors, gives the following reason for the recruitment of Jess Julin Ibsen: ”Jess is taking over a well-functioning division which has grown rapidly and continues to show great potential. His experience and management qualities are exactly what are needed to ensure the continued strong growth of NNIT’s Operations business and, at the same time, maintain our clear focus on quality and stability".

Jess Julin Ibsen is coming from the post of Executive Vice President and Group CTO in TDC where he has been employed in a number of management positions since 2008. He was previously employed with, for example, CSC and Integris. Jess Julin Ibsen is 51 years old.

”I am very much looking forward to taking over at the helm of NNIT's Operations division. NNIT has succeeded in making a positive mark in an extremely competitive market and turned out consistent quality and high growth – far above the market level, year by year. In the past year, exciting new customers, such as Arla and DSB, have chosen NNIT and, along with our 1,300 talented employees, I will do my utmost to ensure that they stay satisfied and that we attract more new customers," declares Jess Julin Ibsen.

The previous manager of the Operations division, Corporate Vice President Erik Michael Degn will continue his career in the Novo Nordisk Group.

NNIT’s Operations division, IT Operation Services, runs business-critical systems for companies like Arla, DSB, Danish Crown, B&O, the Danish Agency for Digitisation, PFA, Novozymes and NNIT's owner, Novo Nordisk.

For more information, please contact

Chairman of the Board, Jesper Brandgaard
Telephone: 44 42 32 95

CEO, NNIT, Per Kogut
Telephone: 30 75 35 00

Jess Julin Ibsen
Telefon: 21 75 79 30


NNIT is an international IT service provider offering IT consulting and the development, implementation and operation of IT solutions. We create value for our private and public sector customers by treating their IT as if it were our own. We use IT to support our customers’ daily operations and help them to achieve their business goals. Owned by Novo Nordisk, NNIT employs more than 2,200 people. In 2013, our turnover was DKK 2.2 billion.

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