Handicare announced today that Asbjørn Eskild is appointed CEO of Handicare Group. Asbjørn Eskild has been instrumental in helping Handicare achieve very impressive revenue and profitability improvements over the past few years. During 2016, Asbjørn was appointed COO and has in this role led the strategy work for Handicare. Asbjørn is by now well familiar with Handicare Group’s opportunities, challenges and targets for the next few years to come.

Asbjørn Eskild joined Handicare in 2011. Before being appointed CEO, Asbjørn had served both as Group COO and as Senior Vice President with responsibility for two of Handicare’s business units. During 2000-2011 Asbjørn was CEO of Hamax, a global leading producer of child bike seats and toboggans.

“On behalf of Handicare, I am very pleased with this appointment. Asbjørn Eskild knows Handicare inside out and is well suited to lead the group towards continued growth” says Johan Ek, Chairman of Handicare Group.

“I look forward to this new opportunity, and I feel confident that Handicare will deliver well on its new strategic objectives. Our foremost goal is to continue on the path of profitable growth” says Asbjørn Eskild.