Jens Thorsen Appointed Chief Marketing Officer
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 in North America
Since the Group functions in Albaugh were strengthened from January 1, 2019, the position as Chief Marketing Officer has been vacant. It is with great pleasure that we can now announce that Jens Thorsen will join Albaugh and assume this role from July 1, 2019.
As Chief Marketing Officer, Jens will be responsible for business development, product portfolio management & development, market intelligence & analysis, registration & data development, and the continuous addition of innovative products to the portfolio. He will be setting policies and priorities and for coordinating their implementation across all Markets in which the company operates.
Jens comes to Albaugh with 20 years of agriculture experience. He served in a similar role in Cheminova until 2016 after holding several different commercial positions in the company in Denmark and abroad during his 17 years tenure with the company. His last position before joining Albaugh was as head of the pig division of Danish farm machinery manufacturer Skiold A/S.
Jens has a Master of Science degree in Business and Economics from the University of Aalborg in Denmark. He has previously studied and worked abroad.