Below list shows the regional presidents of FLSmidth
FLSmidth’s presidents of its six regions are experienced business people, each with a background and practical experience that matches FLSmidth's needs, challenges and practical issues.
President of Regions
MSc (Mining Engineering). With FLSmidth since 2014. Australian.
Formerly with Sandvik: Vice President Sales Area Australia Mining (2012-2013); Vice President Aftermarket Construction Segment (2008-2011); General Manager Underground Mining Region Australia (2005-2008).
President, Region Europe, North Africa and Russia
Master of Engineering, B.Sc Commercial from Københavns Teknikum, Certificate in Business Leadership from Henley Business School. With FLSmidth since 1996. Danish.
Claudio García Bernal
President, Region South America
Chemical Engineering and Management Development Programme (MDP). With FLSmidth since 2019. Chilean.
Formerly VP, Service Execution at FLSmidth and Vice President, Mining Services South Cone at Metso
Deon de Kock
President, Region Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East and South Asia
MBA, Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering. With FLSmidth since 2016. South African.
Former position in FLSmidth: Vice President - Minerals Division, Sub-Saharan Africa (2016-2018). Formerly with Sentula Mining Limited: Chief Operational Officer, Opencast Mining, South Africa (2015-2016). Formerly with No Limits Group: Managing Director (2008-2014). Formerly various positions with Sandvik: Vice President, Construction, South Europe, North Africa & Middle East (2005-2007); Business Line Manager, South Europe, North Africa & Middle East (2004); General Manager Operations, South Africa (1995-2003).
President, Region North America
MBA, Business Administration and Management, BS Metallurgical Engineering. With FLSmidth since 1982. American.
Formerly various positions with FLSmidth: Senior VP Global Product Line Management (2018-2019), President of FLSmidth Krebs Product Company (2010-2018), VP of Sales Krebs and FLSmidth Krebs (1994-2010), CFO Krebs (1992-1994), Various sales position with Krebs (1982-1992).
Per Mejnert Kristensen
President, Region Asia
MSc (Mechanical Engineering), Bachelor of Commerce degree, International Trade, Graduate Diploma (Bus. Admin.), International Trade, GMP, CEDEP (INSEAD). With FLSmidth since 1992. Danish.
Formerly various positions with FLSmidth: Group Executive Vice President, Cement Division (2012-2018), Vice President, Head of Project Division EMEA/APAC, FLSmidth (2009-2012); Vice President, Head of Project Division 1, FLSmidth (2005-2008); General Manager, FLSmidth China (2000-2005); Chief Representative, Thailand, FLSmidth (1996-1999).
President, Region Australia
B.E Mechanical Engineering and MBA. With FLSmidth since 2020. Australian.
Formerly President - Australia and Asia, DataCloud (2018-2020) and Vice President, Service Solutions and Sales Operations, Outotec (2013-2018)
Last updated on 05 January 2021