Kim Fausing


Kim Fausing has been a member of the Board of Directors of Holcim since 2020, and serves on the Audit Committee. He is considered independent according to the Swiss Code of Best Practice for Corporate Governance.


A Danish national born in 1964, Kim holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Aarhus Teknikum, and an MBA from Henley Business School in the UK.

Kim began his career in 1990 at the Hilti Group, where he held several international roles in Europe and Asia. In 2008, he joined the Danfoss Group as COO and Member of the Executive Committee before becoming President and CEO in 2017.

Other activities and functions


  • Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of SMA Solar Technology AG, Niestetal, Germany
  • Chairman of the Climate Partnership between Government and Industry for the Manufacturing Industry, Denmark

Meet the Holcim Board of Directors

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Vice-Chairwoman and Lead Independent Director