Vestas’s Employees Elect New Board Member
Knud Bjarne Hansen, board member elected by the employees, has announced that he will retire from the Board of Directors of Vestas Wind Systems A/S as per 1 July 2014, as Knud Bjarne wants to dedicate all his efforts to supporting Vestas’ joint venture, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind A/S.
Chief Specialist Kim Bredo Rahbek, employed at Technology and Service Solutions in Aarhus, Denmark, will, consequently, join as new member of Vestas’ Board of Directors.
The joint venture was formed in April 2014. It is responsible for the design, further development, procurement, manufacturing, installation, commissioning and service related to the V164-8.0 MW turbine as well as all marketing, sales and after-sales service related to offshore wind.