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Egmont appoints new Head of Corporate Strategy

Signe Frank-Læssøe will take over the position as Head of Corporate Strategy & Development in Egmont. She replaces Erik Kongsvik-Ibsen who will be joining Nordisk Film Cinemas. 

Signe Frank-Læssøe, 32, has been appointed Vice President and will be the new Head of Corporate Strategy & Development in the Egmont media group. The last three years, Signe Frank-Læssøe has been working as Senior Strategy Manager in the department that she will now be spearheading. She holds a M.Sc. in Finance & Strategic Management and a B.Sc. in International Business from Copenhagen Business School. Prior to her joining Egmont, Signe Frank-Læssøe worked for the consulting firm Qvartz. 

“Signe Frank-Læssøe has been closely involved in developing Egmont’s strategy Grow with the Modern Consumer, which focuses on growth areas with a strong convergence across content, consumer behaviour, and technology. With a solid professional background and a deep understanding of Egmont’s businesses, she is the right person to spearhead Egmont’s corporate strategy and business development,” says Egmont’s CEO, Steffen Kragh. 

Signe Frank-Læssøe replaces Erik Kongsvik-Ibsen who will be joining Egmont owned Nordisk Film Cinemas as their new COO.

“Egmont is a strong Nordic player, and despite a shifting media landscape we have an ambitious growth strategy. To succeed we must continue our focus on supporting and accelerating the portfolio’s growth areas, and on strengthening cooperation across our different businesses. I look forward to continue this work together with our strong strategy team,” says Signe Frank-Læssøe. 

Signe Frank-Læssøe takes up the position as Head of Corporate Strategy & Development October 1st, 2017.