Vestas announces new Group Senior Vice President for Communications, Brand and Public Affairs
(WK-intern) – Anders Monrad Rendtorff to become Group Senior Vice President for Communications, Brand and Public Affairs, and a member of the Executive Committee at Vestas Wind System A/S.
Anders Monrad Rendtorff, currently Senior Vice President and Head of Communications and Human Resources at Coloplast, will join Vestas in his new position starting on September 1, 2015. He succeeds Morten Albæk, who will remain with Vestas until June 30, 2015.
Vestas CEO Anders Runevad says, “I am delighted that Anders Monrad Rendtorff will join Vestas. He has the experiences and competences required to support Vestas’ continued positive development, both in Denmark and internationally, and we look forward to welcoming him onboard”.
Anders Monrad Rendtorff adds, “I am excited to join such a fantastic company in a globally important industry. Vestas has a great brand and reputation, market-leading technology, and world-class leadership. I look forward to contributing to Vestas’ ongoing success”.
Anders Runevad concludes, “I also want to thank Morten Albæk for his more than six years at Vestas. I wish him the best of luck in his new endeavours”.
About Anders Monrad Rendtorff
Anders has been part of Coloplast’s success over the last six years with global responsibility for Corporate Communications, Human Resources, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Public Affairs. Before joining Coloplast, Anders was Vice President of Communications and HR at Telia Denmark. Anders was also Director of Communications at Copenhagen Business School and Director of Marketing Communications at Ericsson in Stockholm. He has a Master’s Degree in Public Relations, has studied at INSEAD in France, and holds an Executive MBA from Copenhagen Business School.
Every single day, Vestas wind turbines deliver clean energy that supports the global fight against climate change. Wind power from Vestas’ more than 54,200 wind turbines currently reduces carbon emissions by over 60 million tons of carbon dioxide every year, while at the same time building energy security and independence.
Vestas has delivered wind energy in 73 countries, providing jobs for around 18,200 passionate people at our service and project sites, research facilities, factories and offices all over the world. With 52 percent more megawatts installed than anyone else in the industry and close to 68 GW of cumulative installed capacity worldwide, Vestas is the world leader in wind energy.