KIRK KAPITAL A/S carries out a planned change of CEO

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KIRK KAPITAL A/S carries out a planned change of CEO

KIRK KAPITAL A/S announces that the Board of directors appoints a new CEO of the company. The Board of Directors and shareholders of KIRK KAPITAL A/S have wanted to implement a change of ownership and ensure that KIRK KAPITAL A/S has a management that lasts for many years. Therefore, the Board of Directors has sought and found a replacement for CEO Bjarne Ammitzbøll.

Chairman of the Board of Directors Casper Kirk Johansen comments: "We have been very pleased with Bjarne and his great efforts as CEO of KIRK KAPITAL A/S for 10 years. He has been a part of the company since we founded KIRK KAPITAL A/S and has been a very important person in the company's development both regarding the investments and the organization but also in his role as a close contact person to the Kirk Johansen family and we thank Bjarne for the good cooperation."

The new CEO will be Kim Gulstad, who comes with a strong investment background from Nordic Capital, recently as a partner and head of Nordic Capital Norway.

Bjarne Ammitzbøll has wished to resign by the end the end of April, and the change of management will thus be carried out 1 May 2017.