Chairman of the Board Carsten Dilling commented: ‘To continue NNIT’s strategic journey and take NNIT into its next phase of development, the Board has decided that the time is right for a change in chief executive management. We wish to thank Per Kogut for his tremendous contribution to NNIT over the years and for making an unmistakable and positive mark on NNIT’s development.’
‘His great sense of loyalty, high level of energy and ambition, and sharp customer focus are just a few of his many strong suits. I personally value our close cooperation, which has always been characterised by a very fruitful dialogue. We wish Per Kogut the best of luck in his future endeavors.’
Per Kogut has served as the CEO of NNIT from 2007–2021. During this time, he has headed a company in rapid and successful development – from a fully owned subsidiary of Novo Nordisk A/S with one major customer to an independent, publicly listed company servicing an extensive and varied customer portfolio in Denmark internationally. Under the leadership of Per Kogut, NNIT has demonstrated strong organic growth combined with strategic and value-adding acquisitions.
New CEO joins NNIT from CGI Scandinavia
Pär Fors, a 55 year old Swedish national and has a very strong background in the IT business. He is the former CEO of CGI Scandinavia and has previously held executive positions in Logica and WM Data.
Among Pär Fors’ clear strengths is a deep understanding of IT services, including high-end business and IT consulting, software development, and application & infrastructure outsourcing services. During his time at CGI, he solidified the company as a leading player for customers on digital transformation journeys and, at the same time, increased both growth and profitability. He also has extensive M&A experience from this role.
Last but not least, Pär Fors has a strong business focus and is passionate about building leadership teams with a strong customer focus. He is known for strong results combined with the ability to build a culture where people enjoy working together and can develop their own career paths.
Together they make a mark in business and society; bringing digital transformation to life. The NNIT Group provides a wide range of IT and consulting services internationally. In Denmark, where the Group HQ is based, they are one of the leading IT companies, servicing both private and public sector customers across all industries. In Europe, Asia, and the US, they are solely focused on companies within life sciences.
Supporting the entire supply chain, they help optimise internal company processes, production, sales, and customer experiences. They advise, build, operate, and support, enabling digital transformation and customers to reap the full potential of their organisations. Their role is to foster innovation and make a mark on their customers.
The NNIT Group consists of group company NNIT A/S and subsidiaries Valiance, SCALES, and Excellis Health Solutions. Together, these companies employ over 3,000 people in Europe, Asia, and the US.