As societies grow and evolve, digital solutions play an increasingly vital role in fostering efficiency, growth, and welfare. At KMD, we develop IT solutions designed to meet every aspect of the changing
digital needs of modern societies and organizations. Since 1972, our contributions to Danish society has helped shape one of the most modern and progressive public sectors in the world. As the leading supplier of govtech, we create flexible, creative, and innovative IT solutions that empower and impact decision-makers, users, and citizens.

Improving people’s lives

We believe that by designing equally creative and ambitious IT solutions, we directly improve and optimize the lives of people around the globe. Strengthening collaboration, increasing understanding, and enabling trust across sectors to create the digital foundations of well-run societies. It was our starting point when we were founded in 1972 and it continues to be our guiding star.

kmd and nec corporation

KMD, which has been leading Denmark’s public sector digitalization, became part of NEC Group in 2019. NEC Corporation is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies with more than 120 years of history. KMD and NEC aim to provide cutting-edge public digital transformation solutions globally, by leveraging their technologies and expertise in the area.

Our purpose, vision & values

Our purpose

We deliver the benefits of technology to help our customers succeed and make a difference in society, business and in everyday life.

Our Vision

KMD aspires to be the preferred Nordic provider of business-critical software solutions within the public and financial sectors.

Our values

We understand your business
We create value
We act responsibly

Facts about KMD

Leading in the Danish IT services and software market

Leading in the Danish Public Sector IT market

45 years in the business

More than 20 years of continued growth

More than 300 solutions and services based on our own software

Denmark’s largest software development center

More than 3,200 employees

KMD's Management

Per Johanson

Per Johansson

CEO

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Per Johansson, born in 1964, joined KMD as Executive Vice President in 2018. In April 2021 he is appointed to CEO. Per Johanson has a degree in Business Administration and Marketing from the University of Lund and a MBA from the University of Warwick, UK. He is the former EVP for Financial Services in the Nordic IT company, Tieto. From 2013-2017 he also headed the Swedish branch of the company. Mr. Johansson joined Tieto in 2009 from a position as managing director with the current CGI. He also previously held positions in Atos and in the Swedish insurance business.

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Jannich Lund

CFO, Finance & Sales Support

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Jannich Lund, born in 1970, joined KMD as Chief Financial Officer in March 2014. Jannich was CFO at TDC Business and previously held a number of positions in the finance department of TDC. Jannich has an MA in economics (cand.polit) from the University of Copenhagen.

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Executive Vice President, Strategic Initiatives

Fumihiko Hisamitsu

Executive Vice President, Strategic Initiatives

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Mr. Fumihiko Hisamitsu joined KMD from NEC in 2021 as EVP, Strategic Initiatives. Since joining NEC in 1982 Mr. Hisamitsu has worked 20 years in the financial solution business and starting in 2003, he has been working globally in the NEC organization. In NEC Solutions America as responsible for high-end server business development, leading Super Computer Business globally, mainly as a supplier to major weather forecasting agencies and scientific institutes. Furthermore, he has been heading the Global Business Planning Division, managing NEC’s global subsidiaries for financials and governance, then most recently moved to Safer City Business Group in NEC and contributed on major Merger & Acquisition activities by leading business due diligence on e.g., KMD and Swiss Avaloq. He holds a B.A. of Commerce (Marketing and Business Administration) from Waseda University in Japan.

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Merete Søby

Executive Vice President, Data Driven Solutions

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Merete Søby, born in 1974, has been appointed as Executive Vice President in KMD in May 2020. She started her career in 1994 as a trainee at Mærsk. She worked her way up to Marketing and Sales Executive, leaving in 1999 to pursue a new career in the IT industry, which came to define her work in the years ahead. Merete began as Account Manager with US company Compaq/HP, where she spent five years. In 2004, she moved to a position as Sales Director with the Japanese company Fujitsu Siemens Computers, where her responsibilities included sales to the biggest companies in the market. After a number of years heading up marketing, PR and product management for Fujitsu in the Nordic region, in 2008 she moved to Hitachi Data Systems, where she became Managing Director in Denmark, a role that she has filled ever since.

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Ruth Wisborg, Executive Vice President, Central Government & Classic

Ruth Wisborg

Executive Vice President, Digital Transformation Services

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Ruth Wisborg, born in 1967, has been appointed as Executive Vice President in KMD in May 2019. Ruth has 14 years of management experience in KMD, where she always has focused on public customers. At KMD, she has been Vice President of Sales, Client Management and Customer Service in the Central Government and Vice President of Sales in Local Government. Previously, Ruth has held management positions at Fyns Amt and the University of Southern Denmark and have lots of experience with public digitization from the supplier and the customer side. Ruth has a cand.scient.adm. from Aalborg University.

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Torben Mols

Torben Mols

Executive Vice President, Public Sector Software

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Torben Mols, born 1975, joined KMD as Executive Vice President on the 1st of January 2020. Torben has been employed in KMD since 2011, where he started out as director within the department of KMD Information Management. Next up, he has managed the public ERP business and finally he has been the Vice President for ERP & Administrative Software Solutions within the market of Local Government. Throughout his career, Torben has been working with management, service development and optimization of the public sector and his career began back in 2000 as Development Consultant in Viborg Municipality. In 2003, he moved to Danish Municipalities Revision (today known as BDO) as Management Consultant within Public Finance Management and Optimization. He initiated his career in KMD back in 2007 as Account Manager within the market of Local Government. In 2010, Torben started working as the manager for the Public Consultant Business of BDO within KMD.

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Thomas Flarup

Executive Vice President, Technology Services & Projects

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Thomas Flarup, born 1974, came to KMD in 2015 as COO. Thomas Flarup is a qualified civil engineer from the Technical University of Denmark. After many years with the Danish Defense – in the military special forces, among others - he began his civil career with Boston Consulting Group in 2005. Then followed a further number of years with TDC. Thomas began as a strategy consultant in 2008 and has consequently held various director positions in a number of telecommunication company’s divisions. Most recently Thomas had the position as Senior Vice President for Solution Sales in TDC Business.

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Søren Henriksen

Executive Vice President, Strategy, Technology & Communication

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Søren Henriksen, born 1971, joined KMD as a Executive Vice President in 2011. Søren had worked at IBM as director of IBM Global Business Services in Denmark since 2008. Prior to this, he was director of Nordic business for SAP implementation and maintenance services at IBM. Søren started his career with Price Waterhouse, which later became PwC Consulting. There he spent several years as a management consultant in the United States, England and Sweden, assisting major multinational clients and with a focus on, inter alia, IT-based business transformation. Søren obtained an MSc. in International Marketing and Management in 1995 from CBS. In addition, he obtained a Diploma MBA in 2002 in “Managing IT Software and Service strategically” from the Scandinavian International Management Institute.

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Michael Holst  Executive Vice President, Human Resource

Michael Holst

Executive Vice President, Human Resource

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Michael Holst started at KMD as Executive Vice President in 2018 from Deloitte in Denmark where he was employed from 2007 till now. He started as HR manager and has, since then, has positions as Deputy head of HR and HR director. As HR Director, he has, since 2016, been head of the HR function of the organization. Prior to Deloitte, Michael Holst has worked with HR for Novo Nordisk and GN Store Nord. Michael Holst is cand.merc HRM from Copenhagen Business school.

Naoki Yoshida

Chairman of the Board

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Mr. Yoshida joined NEC in 1986. Since 2005, he has been in Paris for 2 years as VP of NEC France, and moved to London for 4 years as GM of NEC Europe, Regional HQ. In 2016, he stayed in Beijing as head of NEC China, Regional HQ. In 2018, he has promoted as Senior Vice President, in charge of submarine network and wireless global business. In April 2021, he is responsible for digital government business as SVP. He graduated from Osaka University, where he majored in Economics.

Jens Due Olsen

Jens Due Olsen

Vice Chairman

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Born 1963. Cand.polit., University of Copenhagen. Other positions of trust: Chairman of the Board in NKT, Nilfisk, Sivantos Inc., Bladt Industries og Børnebasketfonden. Member of the Board in i Cryptomathic, Gyldendal, Royal Unibrew.

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Daichi Iwata - Senior Director, NEC

Daichi Iwata

Member of the Board

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Daichi Iwata, born in 1981, leads business development for Digital Finance market at NEC. After graduating from University of Missouri School of Journalism, he joined NEC in 2004. Since then, he has been working for incubating new business and creating ecosystem for social values mainly with financial institutions. New business he’s launched includes FinTech joint venture between NEC Corporation and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC), and financial inclusion business in India.
He is also a member of; Board of brees corporation, joint venture between NEC and SMBC, Governance Innovation Committee, hosted by Ministry of Economy and Trade and Industry of Japan, Global Advisory Board of Copenhagen FinTech, Fellow of World Economic Forum Center for Fourth Industrial Revolution Center.

Asako Aoyama

Member of the Board

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Asako Aoyama is the CFO of Global Business Unit of NEC Corporation, overseeing finance organizations across 5 continents along with the Japan based team called Global Finance. Before joining NEC in January 2020, she led the transformation of the bottling business and organizations for the Coca-Cola business in Japan. She was the first Japanese female named to the board of directors in the history of Coca-Cola in Japan and served as CFO at Tokyo Coca-Cola Bottling Company (currently Coca-Cola Bottlers Japan inc., the third largest bottler in the world). She is a Japanese CPA and holds MBA from the business school at the Ohio State University.

Tomonori Hira

Member of the Board

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Tomonori Hira is the General Manager for Safer City Solutions Business Headquarters, NEC. He is responsible for acceleration of NEC’s global software business in the area of Digital Government and Digital Finance. Tom has 30 years’ experience in various roles at NEC Japan and NEC America including engineering, sales, marketing, business incubation and management role. And he worked for NEC Software Solutions UK (NPS) from 2018 to 2020 as Head of Global Business Operations, bringing NEC’s innovative and proven cutting edge technologies and accelerate international business expansion by collaborating with NEC’s global business networks.

Tomoki Kubo

Member of the Board

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Tomoki Kubo – Senior Vice President, Head of Digital Finance, Global Business Unit of NEC Corporation. Prior to joining NEC, Tomoki was a founding member of Japan Industrial Solutions Co, Ltd, a Japanese private equity fund management company, and served as Chief Investment Officer and a board member.Prior to Japan Industrial Solutions, Tomoki was Managing Director and the co-head of the principal investment business of Morgan Stanley Japan. Tomoki holds an MBA from University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business.

Henrik Harder Olsen

Staff-elected Member of the Board

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Born 1972. Service consultant at KMD A/S. Employed in KMD since 2003. Member of the board since 2014.

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Kim Skovgaard

Staff-elected Member of the Board

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Born 1962. Service consultant at KMD A/S. Employed in KMD in 1987. Member of the board since 2014.

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Annette Meldgaard Røge

Staff-elected Member of the Board

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Jens Olof Andersen

Staff-elected Member of the Board

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