It is with our deepest regret that we have to announce that Novozymes´ Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Per Månsson after a short period of illness passed away last Friday.

It is with our deepest regret that we have to announce that Novozymes´ Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Per Månsson after a short period of illness passed away last Friday.

Per Månsson was responsible for Finance, IR, IT & Legal. He was employed with Novo Nordisk in 1993 and entered into Novozymes´ management after the demerger in 2000.

Until a new CFO has been appointed, Vice President for Finance, Benny Loft, takes over Per Månsson’s responsibilities.