About us

Michael Hedegaard Lyng, CEO

born 1969
joined NKT Holding A/S in 2007

Previous employment (amongst others)

2001-2007 Brødrene Hartmann A/S, CFO
1998-2001 Niro A/S, Group Finance Manager
1995-1998 Ernst & Young, Accountant


  • EMBA (IMD)
  • MSc Business Administration, Accounting and Auditing

Roland Munkerod Andersen, EVP & CFO

born 1968
joined nkt cables in 2015

Previous employment (amongst others)

CFO in Eniro, Torm, Telenor
A.P. Moeller Maersk


  • MSc Corporate Finance, Aarhus School of Business, Denmark,
  • MBA Competitive Strategy and Capital Markets, University of Technology, Sydney Australia

Andreas Berthou, EVP Solutions

born 1976
joined nkt cables in 2017

Previous employment (amongst others)

Senior positions within the ABB Group and joined NKT with the ABB HV Cable acquisition


  • MSc Business Management, Napier University Edinburgh, Scotland
  • B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology Gothenburg, Sweden

Dietmar Müller, EVP Operations

born in 1964
joined nkt cables 2016

Previous employment (amongst others)

Senior positions in Clariant, SGL Group SE, Mc Kinsey & Company


Dipl.-Ing. Mechanical Engineering

Frida Norrbom Sams, EVP Applications

born 1971
joined nkt cables in 2016

Previous employment (amongst others)

Senior positions in Husqvarna, Sanitec, Bearing Point and Andersen Consulting


M.Sc. in Business Administration from Uppsala University, Sweden

Oliver Schlodder, EVP Service & Accessories

born 1980
joined nkt cables in 2013

Previous employment (amongst others)

Head of Strategy, Consulting & Investments, nkt cables group GmbH
The Boston Consulting Group, Principal


  • Master of Business Administration (Dipl.-Kfm.)

Lika Thiesen, EVP & CHRO

born 1975
joined nkt cables in 2015

Previous employment (amongst others)

Head of HR in various A.P. Moller-Maersk businesses, including Mærsk Line and Damco


  • Master of Public Administration, University of Northern Illinois
  • Ph.D. Political Science, Northern Illinois University,

Detlev Waimann, CTO

born 1966
joined nkt cables in 1994

Previous employment (amongst others)

CEO nkt cables GmbH Cologne and nkt cables GmbH Nordenham

CEO for MV Accessories & Cabinets; Felten & Guilleaume AG / nkt cables GmbH

Head of installation Department; Felten & Guilleaume AG - Site Supervisor for HV installation projects 


  • Electrical Engineer

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