Michael Bjergby joins SimCorp as new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) on December 1
As previously announced, SimCorp has appointed Michael Bjergby as new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), who will now step into his role at the company on December 1, 2022. Michael Bjergby joins SimCorp’s Executive Management Board and will be responsible for leading the company’s global Finance, IT, Legal, Investor Relations and Procurement teams.
Michael Bjergby comes to SimCorp from global facility services company ISS, where he most recently served as SVP and Head of Group Finance. Previously, Michael held various finance positions in large Danish OMXC25 companies, and also served as Group CFO of private equity-owned HTL-Strefa and Regional CFO for ReSound. Michael holds a master’s degree in Economics from the University of Copenhagen.
In his role, Michael Bjergby will continue the focus initiated by outgoing CFO Michael Rosenvold, strengthening SimCorp’s finance teams as part of the company’s new operating model. This focus includes the implementation of new management systems, leading to stronger prioritization and resource allocation overall.
“I am very pleased to welcome Michael on board as our new CFO,” comments SimCorp CEO Christian Kromann. “With his strong finance background from multiple industries and CFO roles, Michael will play an instrumental role in driving SimCorp’s transformation forward and shaping our future growth. His strong track record, analytical mindset and acute business understanding make Michael a great candidate to carry on the work SimCorp has already begun in this arena.”
CEO Christian Kromann and the SimCorp Board of Directors also wish to extend their sincere thanks to outgoing CFO Michael Rosenvold, who leaves SimCorp after five years in the role.
“I would like to take this opportunity to thank Michael Rosenvold for his significant contributions to SimCorp over his time with the company,” says Christian Kromann. “I wish him all the best in his future endeavours.”
“On behalf of the entire board, I would like to extend a sincere thank you to Michael Rosenvold for his dedication and contributions to SimCorp as CFO, as well as his commitment to ensuring a smooth transition over the last several months,” adds Peter Schütze, Chairman of the SimCorp Board of Directors.
Enquiries regarding this announcement should be addressed to:
Tobias Brun-Falkencrone - +45 29 38 13 84 - [email protected]