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New Chief Operating Officer: 1st October 2018

Ligentia is delighted to announce the appointment of Jan Skovgaard as Chief Operating Officer of Ligentia Group with effect from 1st October 2018. Jan will be based in Hong Kong and joins Nick Jones, Rakesh Patel and Daniel Gill on the Ligentia Group Board.

Jan brings a wealth of experience to Ligentia, most notably having worked since 2001 at Rohlig, initially joining as Managing Director for Asia and later leading the Asia business as Chief Executive Officer.

Nick Jones, Ligentia Group CEO stated “Jan is a great fit for the Ligentia vision, one which sees us increasing our use of automated technologies to reach our global customers better and deliver the highest levels of service in the sector. Jan’s in depth knowledge of the Asia region will also help us accelerate our growth in one of the most rapidly changing markets that we operate in”

Jan added “Ligentia is a customer focused organisation with untapped potential in Asia. By increasing awareness of our industry leading software and expanding our existing service offering, I am confident I can drive the Asian business forward and look forward to the challenges ahead.”

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