SOS International A/S appoints new CEO

Update: Jan Sigurdur Christensen takes up the position by 1 March 2022.

Jan Sigurdur Christensen will take up the position as CEO of SOS International on 1 April 2022. Amund Skarholt, Chairman of the Board of Directors, is very pleased that SOS International has managed to attract such a strong profile.

Jan Sigurdur Christensen will replace the acting CEO of SOS International, Jesper Mørch Sørensen, and take up the position by 1 April 2022 at the latest.

“In Jan Sigurdur Christensen, we have appointed a highly competent new CEO. Jan possesses considerable experience in managing Scandinavian service businesses, takes a commercial approach to his work and has experience from complex environments working with owners, stakeholders and employees. He has a sharp eye for customers and is a very experienced manager with a modern management style,” says Amund Skarholt, Chairman at SOS International.

Jan Sigurdur Christensen comes from a position as Chief Commercial Officer, EVP of DSB and has many years of experience from SAS.

“I am very much looking forward to joining SOS International, whose clear purpose is to help people in critical situations in a safe and sustainable manner. Good customer experiences through talented partners, clear operating processes and, not least, skilled employees are key to strong business performance. And I am very proud to head up SOS International, created and driven by competent and passionate employees,” says Jan Sigurdur Christensen.

“I already have a very good impression of the organisation, and I look very much forward to meeting my new colleagues and familiarising myself with the business. However, I can already say that I will be focusing a great deal on creating even better customer experiences. This has been an important focus of mine, both in my current and previous employments,” concludes Jan Sigurdur Christensen.

For further information, please contact:
Amund Skarholt, Chairman, tel. +47 975 59 425
Marlene Rau Bucholdtz, Head of Marketing & Communication, SOS International, tel. +45 40292212

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