Denmark-based engineering company, Union Engineering a/s, has reshuffled its top-level personnel.

Michael Mortensen has been selected as CEO after being at the corporation for more than 13 years. Most recently he held the position of Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) as well as being a member of the executive management since 2009.

Unanimously appointed by Union Engineering’s Board of Directors, Mortensen’s role took effect from 30th May 2016. He replaces former CEO, Kim Christian Dalum.

Additionally, Heidi Thousgaard Jørgensen has been appointed as Deputy CEO, with her role as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) also continuing.

Jens Thøger Hansen, Chairman of the Board, expressed, “With their extensive knowledge of the entire business and with Michael’s strong understanding of customer needs, Union Engineering will remain a world leader in carbon dioxide (CO2) technology in a very dynamic and competitive industry, continuing to bring innovative and leading edge CO2 technology to the market.”


Union Engineering is an engineering company, specialised in sustainable technologies for capturing, recovering and purifying CO2.