Growing with customers' challenges
With its extensive industry knowledge and highly skilled staff combined with the most recognised technologies and value-adding services, EG enjoys a unique position as one of Scandinavia's biggest IT companies. We are growing, because we work hard to create value for our customers. Every day.
We work with our customers to anchor digital transformation. We have the tools and experience needed to create value in the corner office, on the factory floor and in the open-plan working environments.
EG is a limited company owned by the private equity fund Francisco Partners.
EG has more than 1,000 employees and departments in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Poland. The organisation consists of three business areas as well as management and administrative staff.
Read more about EG's management and board of directors:
CEOMikkel joined EG as CEO in 2016. Prior to EG, Mikkel was CEO of Satair Group SAS, where he worked in different roles during 10 years. He has also worked as a management consultant with McKinsey & Company and as a SAP consultant with IBM Global Services and in Novozymes IT. Mikkel holds a Master (cand.merc.) in International Marketing Management.
CFOHenrik Hansen was appointed CFO in 2018 and comes from a position as group CFO with the Icopal Group. Prior to this, Henrik held other executive positions with Icopal, including in connection with major restructuring projects in both manufacturing and finance for the company's German and Austrian activities. Formerly, Henrik was employed in TDC's Treasury department and with Novozymes as Business Controller for Supply Chain. Henrik has an MSc in Business Administration and Accounting from CBS and has later added a master's course in Economics from Universidad de San Andrés in Buenos Aires.
EVP, EG PrivateJesper Andersen was appointed Division Director in 2014. As of 2015, he is Director for EG Private. Jesper joined EG in May 2002, and since 2003 he has served as leader of the Siebel department, Management Assistant and Communication, Marketing Director and Director for EG Enterprise Solutions. Jesper worked previously as a consultant for Deloitte Consulting. Jesper Andersen has an MSc (Economics and Business Administration) from Aarhus School of Business (2000)
EVP, EG PublicAs divisional director of EG Public, Johnny's objective is to turn EG into the most valued partner to the Danish public sector. Johnny is respected as a result-oriented and proactive leader with international and extensive experience within the IT industry. His practical IT experience is supplemented by an MBA, a Diploma in Economics and Organisation (HD) and a Diploma in Computer Science and Strategy (datanom). Johnny started his career at EG in 2012 as vice president of Customer Support, then became vice president of Utility Enterprise Solutions in 2013 before becoming director of EG Silkeborg Data A/S in 2016. Previously, as vice president of Global Support and head of Global Customer Support at the IBS group, he was responsible for building a joint Nordic support and BPO organisation for utility customers based on Dynamics AX.
- Chairman of the board of Silkeborg Data A/S
- Chairman of the board of AX IV SD Holding II ApS
- Chairman of the board of AX IV SD Holding ApS
EVP, EG RetailErik Tomren joined EG in June 2019 as Executive Vice President for the Retail division. Prior to EG, Erik was the CEO of Lindbak Retail Systems for 9 years and previous to Lindbak he was responsible for the business area Card Solutions in Nets providing different payment solutions to Nordic retailers and banks. Erik started out his career as an ERP consultant for Visma after graduating with a Master of Science in Business from Nord University Business School.
CTOAllan Bech was appointed CTO in 2019. Allan came to EG in 2011 and has held various executive positions, primarily heading up various infrastructure and software technology teams and business units. Among other things, together with a strong management, product and development team Allan has created the software and service concept EG Business Care that led to EG in 2015 being proclaimed Innovation Partner of the Year by Microsoft. Before he came to EG, Allan's work included the development, implementation and sale of software and infrastructure services to clients in the Scandinavian market.
Director, HRTina Bodin was appointed Director of HR in 2005. Tina joined EG in 2000, starting as HR Development Manager. Prior to this, Tina worked with implementation of SAP R/3 Human Resource, Knowledge Management, recruitment, project management and general personnel and organisation development. Tina Bodin has an MSc in Human Resource Management from Copenhagen Business School (1997)
VP, Corporate PMO & QualityJacob Buchardt was appointed VP for Corporate PMO & Quality in January 2017. Jacob is responsible for the cross-organisational project portfolio and is Chief of Staff with focus on strategy implementation and Board of Directors support. Prior to this, for a ten year period Jacob was a management consultant with among others Implement Consulting Group and before that worked for IKEA for 12 years in management positions, e.g. in Holland and Germany. Jacob holds an MA (Law) from the University of Copenhagen and a B. Com. in Business Controlling & Process Management from Copenhagen Business School from 2001 and also spent time with ENSEAD in France.
VP, Marketing & CommunicationsNina Maj Fjordvald was appointed VP for Marketing & Communications in EG on 1 May 2019 and comes from a position as European Marketing Manager with IBM. Nina's experience comes from the IT and technology sector primarily where she has found her passion for digitisation, technology and IT solutions providing clients, their surroundings and the community with specific value. Nina holds a B. Com. in IT and Financial Management from CBS as well as an MBA from Warwick University, England, and has extensive professional experience with sales, marketing and strategic management.
VP, Mergers & AcquisitionsChristian Bonde Jacobsen joined EG as VP Mergers & Acquisitions in October 2019. Prior to this, Christian was engaged for two years working with acquisitions, divestments, mergers and initial public offerings at A.P. Molller – Maersk, Energy division with the focus of separation of the energy related businesses from the group. Previously, Christian has been an advisor for 10 years in the investment banking part of Nordea, SEB and HSH Nordbank, where he advised on acquisitions and divestment of companies and initial public offerings. Christian holds an M.Sc. in Economics and Business Administration (Finance and Accounting) from CBS.
Vice President, Global DeliveryClaus Trillingsgaard was in 2016 appointed Director of Global Delivery with the responsibility for consolidating and expanding EG's global delivery platform, so the customers can experience the advantages of access to core, near and off-shore teams. Claus has 20 years' experience within the IT industry and during the last 15 years he has worked on managing of global software development and geographically distributed delivery teams for companies such as Rambøll, KMD and Tryg. For several years Claus has been posted in India and Ukraine where he was responsible for establishing delivery capacity within anchoring, executing and delivery of IT projects and programs for Danish and North European customers. Furthermore, Claus has been employed as a specialist consultant within global software development for UN and the WTO organisation International Trade Centre.
Director, EG IT
Director, Corporate ProcurementMads Christensen was appointed Director of Corporate Procurement in 2014. Mads has more than 20 years' experience within procurement, most recently as Global Commodity Manager for Vestas. Mads has worked with procurement and logistics across a number of industries and products, including IT, consulting and manufacturing.
Chairman of the Board
Chairman of the Board
Petri OksanenPetri Oksanen is a Partner with Francisco Partners and focuses primarily on enterprise application software investments. He has a particular interest in the industrial, manufacturing, and healthcare sectors. Prior to joining Francisco Partners in 2005, Petri worked at Morgan Stanley in their Technology Investment Banking group in Menlo Park, California. Earlier in his career, Petri held a variety of business development, program management, and software development roles at Microsoft in Redmond, Washington. Petri currently serves on the board of directors of ByBox, ClickSoftware, EG, Plex Systems, and Vendavo. He formerly served on the board of directors of Aconex (IPO), AdvancedMD (acquired by ADP), API Healthcare (acquired by GE Healthcare), Healthland (acquired by CPSI), Prometheus Group (acquired by a financial sponsor), Source Photonics (acquired by a financial sponsor), and T-System (acquired by Fidelity National), and was also previously involved with FP’s investments in Ex Libris (acquired by a financial sponsor), LYNX Medical Systems (acquired by Picis), Specific Media (acquired by Time Inc.), and Webtrends (acquired by Oracle).
B.A.Sc. with Joint Honors in Computer Engineering and Economics with Distinction from the University of Waterloo.
Deep ShahDeep Shah is Co-President of Francisco Partners and operates from the firm’s London office. Prior to joining Francisco Partners in 2003, Deep worked at Morgan Stanley in London in both their Mergers and Acquisitions group and their Princes Gate Investors private equity fund, where he was responsible for the identification, evaluation and execution of transactions in a variety of industries, including information technology. Deep had lead and supported many of Francisco Partners’ investments over the years, and in addition to EG, currently also serves on the board of directors of BluJay Solutions, Bybox and MetaSwitch. He previously served on the board of Attenti, Click Software, C-MAC MicroTechnology, eFront, Ex Libris, Lumata, Masternaut, NexTraq, Operative, Prometheus Group and SmartFocus.
M.A. in Economics from the University of Cambridge, England, with First Class Honors.
Quentin LathuilleQuentin Lathuille is a Vice President with Francisco Partners, based in London. Prior to joining Francisco Partners, Quentin was part of Morgan Stanley’s Investment Banking Division in London, with a focus on the Technology sector. Quentin has been involved in Francisco Partners’ investments in BeyondTrust, BluJay, EG, Operative and Redis Labs.
M.S. in Business Administration and Finance from ESCP-Europe, Paris.
M.S. in Applied Mathematics from Supélec, Paris.
Paul Joseph IlsePaul Ilse joined Francisco Partners Consulting in 2015 as an Operating Partner with a focus on Software and Services. Prior to joining Francisco Partners Consulting, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Aptean, a leading provider of enterprise application software solutions. Paul has nearly 20 years of executive leadership experience in the technology sector in roles in both public and private companies, and extensive mergers and acquisitions experience. Prior to Aptean, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of RedPrairie Holding, Inc., a former FP portfolio company and provider of best-of-breed supply chain, workforce, and all-channel retail solutions, which merged with JDA Software, Inc. Prior to RedPrairie, he served as Chief Financial Officer of BlueCube Software, Inc. from its inception to the acquisition of the business by RedPrairie. Before BlueCube Software, Paul was Vice President of Finance and Chief Accounting Officer for Radiant Systems, Inc. and helped take the company public. Prior to joining Radiant Systems, Inc., Paul held a variety of senior positions with Price Waterhouse LLP, where he worked primarily with middle market companies and technology firms. Paul currently serves on the Finance Committee for the Technology Association of Georgia. He is a CPA and a Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants.
M.S. in Accounting from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
B.S. in Business Administration from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Stephan SchollStephan Scholl currently sits on the boards of Avaya, EG software, 1010 Data and is an advisor to Francisco Partners. Prior to that, from April 2012 until July 11, 2018, he served as President of Infor, Inc. Previously, from 2011 until 2012, Stephan served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Lawson Software, Inc. He helped merge Lawson into Infor in 2012. He joined Infor in 2010 as Executive Vice President of Global Sales and Consulting. Earlier, Stephan held various leadership roles at Oracle Corporation, including Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Tax and Utilities Business and before that as Senior Vice President of the North America Consulting business. He joined Oracle in 2005 with the company’s acquisition of PeopleSoft.
Carsten KnudsenCarsten Knudsen is non-executive board member of EG since September 2019. Carsten Knudsen has a HD and an MBA supplemented by several international management courses. Carsten Knudsen was up to end 2014 CEO of Esko bvba specializing in software and solutions to the global packaging industry. Prior to Esko bvba Carsten Knudsen served as CFO of ISS A/S from 2000 to 2002. He started his career in AP Møller/Maersk where he over a 13 year period had a number of positions in Denmark, Spain, Asia and USA. Carsten Knudsen chairs and participates in a number of boards.
Poul RabjergStaff-elected board member since 2018. Position: Product owner, ASPECT4 HRM, a payroll system for private sector. Employed in EG for more than 30 years. Are also sitting in the committee of representatives for Norlys (Eniig and SE).
EDB-assistant (1986), HD(R) (1993).
Stein RustadStein has been an employee-elected board member since 2019. He currently holds the position of chief architect in EG Retail. Since 2005 he has worked as a developer on POS systems, later as an architect working on Microsoft Azure cloud solutions and developer productivity.
Bachelor and Master in Computer Science NTNU, Trondheim.
- EG in figures
- Our history
EG in figures
EG is a Scandinavian technology partner with more than 1,000 employees working from 20 locations in Scandinavia and Poland.
We provide digitisation solutions for more than 9,500 public and commercial customers.Download annual report (pdf)
We take responsibility
EG A/S has signed the UN's Global Compact and supports the ten principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption.
At EG, we are aware of our responsibilities towards our stakeholders, including our employees, customers, suppliers and other business partners. In recognition of our social responsibility, we have joined the UN's Global Compact initiative, and comply with the ten principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption, and we expect our key business partners to adhere to similar principles.
Each year, we report on our development:
EG has created value for its customers since the company was established in 1977. Below is an outline of the most important milestones in the company's history.
Acquisition of ClinicCare, Lindbak Retail Systems AS, Sonlinc A/S and CalWin A/S.
Francisco Partners acquires majority shareholding from Axcel.
Acquisition of Notaplan ApS.
Acquisition of e-mergency and Hairtools ApS.
Acquisition of Silkeborg Data, Strato, Medius Dynamics and part of NORRIQ's ERP business.
Acquisition of Team Online A/S, EMAR A/S, IT Minds and Tacticus.
The same year, EG acquires CGI's department for IT solutions for the fashion industry.
Axcel acquires majority shareholding from Nordic Capital.
Acquisition of Datapro A/S, NaviPartner Bedrift and Unitail AB.
EG is named Danish Verticalisation Partner of the Year at the Microsoft Partner Awards.
IBM names EG the business analytics partner of the year.
EG enters into an agreement to acquire the shares of NaviCom, Norway. This makes EG the biggest provider of Microsoft Dynamics-based sector-specific solutions.
The EG story started in Herning in 1977, when EDB Gruppen was formed.
Over the years, we have received many prestigious awards and acquired a large number of companies which have contributed to strengthening our competitiveness throughout Scandinavia.
Below are some of the companies which have become a part of EG:
- IT Gruppen A/S
- u9consult A/S
- Bygteq it A/S
- Daab A/S
- Brandsoft A/S
- NeoProcess A/S
- ADB Team Norge AS
AX IV EG Holding ApS – CVR: 35 37 77 86
AX IV EG Holding III ApS – CVR: 35 38 11 39
EG A/S – CVR: 84 66 78 11
EG Norge AS – CVR: 983 781 233
Lindbak Retail Systems AS – CVR: 968 992 600
EG Sverige AB – CVR: 556 164-5648
Lindbak Retail Systems AB – CVR: 556 484-9965
AX IV SD Holding ApS – CVR: 25 45 03 61
AX IV SD Holding II ApS – CVR: 25 45 53 71
Silkeborg Data A/S – CVR: 10 42 53 79
EG Digital Welfare ApS – CVR: 27 72 01 02
Dynaway A/S – CVR: 25 30 91 03
EG Hairtools ApS – CVR: 26 25 51 93
CodeZoo ApS – CVR: 36 19 78 89
Xena ApS – CVR: 34 08 06 31
Sonlinc A/S – CVR: 14 31 47 09
Calwin A/S – CVR: 19 44 33 45
IT Minds ApS – CVR: 32 93 96 35
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