Denmark: Carsten R Lund will be appointed new Group Executive Vice President of FLSmidth and a member of the Group Executive Management in July 2012. He will replace Christian Jepsen, who will be joining Alcoa, one of FLSmidth's global mining customers. Lund will be heading the new global Bulk Materials Division that was formed as part of the new FLSmidth Group structure announced in February 2012.
Lund, age 49, is a Danish citizen, Executive MBA and Mechanical Engineer (BSc.), who has been employed by the FLSmidth Group for 24 years in varying managerial positions. Most recently, Lund has headed the implementation of a major business system program for the entire FLSmidth group as program director. Prior to that, he was CEO of FLSmidth Airtech from 2007-2011 and responsible for growing and developing FLSmidth's Air Pollution Control business to become a major global player.