Ken Østreng to become new President and CEO
Since taking the role in 2005, Henning has ensured Confirmit has led the field in the development of end-to-end MR software solutions, and oversaw the launch of the company’s flagship software platform, Confirmit Horizons in 2009. He has also expanded the organisation to deliver a wide range of consultancy services that have led Confirmit to become an industry leader in the provision of VoC and VoE programmes for organisations around the world.
Commenting on the announcement, Henning Hansen said: “It has been my honour to lead this team for the past 11 years and I am incredibly proud of what we have achieved during this time. After a decade manning the helm, it is now the right time for me to focus on other priorities, spend more time with my family, and start a new chapter. I am delighted that Ken will be taking on the role and, having worked closely with him for over a decade, I know that he has the experience and expansive knowledge of Confirmit to ensure that the company will continue to be a powerful, driving force in the market,” he said.
Ken Østreng added: “Confirmit is an amazing organisation, with world-class talent and industry leading products. This is an exciting time filled with opportunities to innovate and provide our customers with continually evolving solutions and services. I look forward to leading our dedicated team of people over the coming years.”
Ken W. Østreng joined Confirmit as CFO in December 2005 and has 25 years of experience in the IT industry where he has held senior positions in both listed and privately held companies.