New group chief operating officer, global operations at ISS

13th of November 2015
New group chief operating officer, global operations at ISS

Global facility services provider ISS has appointed Martin Gaarn Thomsen as its group chief operating officer, global operations. Gaarn Thomsen has been with the company since 1999 and has most recently served as country manager of Denmark.

Jeff Gravenhorst, group ceo commented: "This is a very important position at our executive group management board. We have considered both internal and external candidates, and I’m proud that we have had a very strong bench of highly qualified internal candidates. Martin’s understanding of ISS both from a country, regional and group perspective makes him the perfect match for this job."

“I am very excited about this new opportunity," said Martin Gaarn Thomsen. "It’s been three very inspiring years as country manager and I’ve had the pleasure of getting even closer to some of our key customers. I look forward to working closely with our regional and country organisations to further improve customer focus within our organisation."

The appointment is effective February 1 2016.


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