Flemming Laasholdt took over as Managing Director of the Danish subsidiary, Schmitz Cargobull Danmark A/S, on 1 October 2020.
He succeeds Tim Warmeling who moved to the Schmitz Cargobull production site in Vreden as head of product management at the S.KO reefer semi-trailer product line.
After graduating in Business Economics at the Haderslev Business School, Laasholdt held various positions in different companies in the Danish truck and trailer sector with a focus on sales and services. He has been Sales Director of Scania Danmark A/S since 2015.
“Flemming Laasholdt has practical experience in the commercial vehicle sector owing to his sales and management knowledge and his role as Works Manager for many years,” said Schmitz Cargobull Director – Northwest Region, Gregor Rein.
“He will find a well established sales organisation with excellent employees and long-standing customer contacts at Schmitz Cargobull Danmark.
“The company also supplies new and innovative trailer solutions and a comprehensive package of services. Trailers for the Danish markets have been equipped with the company’s own TrailerConnect telematics system since 2004, and so Denmark plays a real pioneering role in Europe.
“The entire team in Denmark will continue to write a success story on behalf of its customers and Schmitz Cargobull,” he said.
In other news, Schmitz Cargobull released its latest financial results.