About us

Michael H. Lyng, President & CEO

born 1969
joined NKT in 2007

Previous employment (amongst others)

2007-2017 NKT Holding A/S, Group Executive Officer
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

Other directorships

  • Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S

  • Investeringsselskabet Luxor A/S

No. of shares in NKT A/S: 188,529

Roland M. Andersen, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

born 1968
joined NKT in 2015

Previous employment (amongst others)

CFO in Eniro, TORM, Telenor
A.P. Moeller-Maersk Singapore


  • Executive Management Programme, London Business School
  • MSc Corporate Finance, Aarhus School of Business, Denmark

Andreas Berthou, Executive Vice President, Head of HV Solutions

born 1976
joined NKT 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, Executive Vice President, Chief Operations Officer

born 1964
joined NKT in 2016

Previous employment (amongst others)

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


Dipl.-Ing. Mechanical Engineering

Frida Norrbom Sams, Executive Vice President, Head of Applications

born 1971
joined NKT 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, Executive Vice President, Head of Service & Accessories

born 1980
joined NKT 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, Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer

born 1975
joined NKT 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, Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

born 1966
joined NKT in 1994

Previous employment (amongst others)

CEO NKT GmbH Cologne and NKT GmbH Nordenham

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

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


  • Electrical Engineer

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