Danish national born in 1964, Kim Fausing is a Member of the Board of Directors and of the Audit Committee of Holcim. He was elected to the Board of Directors of Holcim (then LafargeHolcim) in 2020. He holds a Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Aarhus Teknikum, Denmark, and an MBA Degree from Henley Business School, London, UK.
He has been president and Chief Executive Officer for the Danfoss Group (Denmark) since July 2017. Prior to this, he was Chief Operating Officer and Member of the Executive Committee since January 2008. Before this, from 1990 and until joining Danfoss, Kim Fausing held various international positions within the Hilti Group in Europe and Asia.
His other mandates include that he is Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of SMA Solar Technology AG, Niestetal, Germany, Member of the Board of Directors of Hilti AG, Schaan, Liechtenstein, and Chairman of Climate Partnership between Government and Industry for the Manufacturing Industry, Denmark.