Lisbet Thyge Frandsen, a Danish national, has held various board member positions within the pump industry, IT, robot technology and the consulting engineering industry, for both large international businesses as well as small growth companies.
“We are very pleased with the appointment of Lisbet Thyge Frandsen,” says Alexander van der Lely, chairman of the Supervisory Board. “Lisbet perfectly matches our specified profile with her extensive experience as board member and advisor in industries that are similar to Lely. She has a track record in leading strategy, business innovation, digitisation, transformations and sustainable business performance by ensuring a company’s purpose, values and culture.”
Supervisory board member
‘Lisbet has more than 30 years’ experience in senior management and leadership, most recently as Group Senior Vice President at Grundfos, the world’s leading pump manufacturer. Lisbet is currently board member of Industriens Fond, the Danish Industry Foundation to strengthen the competitiveness of Danish Business, and Nine A/S, a leading IT systems provider for Danish authorities and the financial sector. Additionally, she acts as a Chairman of bObles, a strong Danish design brand. Lisbet is also active as a teacher at the Copenhagen Business School Board Leadership Education.’
The Supervisory Board will help ensure that Lely remains a healthy family-owned company. The other members of Lely’s Supervisory Board are:
• Mr. Alexander van der Lely (Chairman)
• Mr. Dirk de Groot
• Mr. John Quist
For more information, please contact Esther Lelij, Manager Corporate Communications at Lely International NV: firstname.lastname@example.org ; Tel. +31 (0)6 8253 6989.
June 10, 2020
Lely appoints Supervisory Board members
Maassluis, 10 June 2020 – Following the announcement in September 2019 to set up a Supervisory Board, Lely is now pleased to introduce three out of four members.
June 6, 2023
Lely presents vision Farm of the Future 2035
How can innovation contribute to the major challenges of the agricultural sector?
Maassluis, 6 June 2023 - To mark its 75th anniversary, Lely, market leader in robots for dairy farming, today presented its new vision for the Farm of the Future. A growing world population means wise choices have to be made for food production. Cautious estimates show that demand for food will increase by 70% over the next 30 years. How innovation can contribute to the major challenges of dairy farming, Lely shows by means of five themes that are central to the Farm of the Future.