TAJCO is an international organisation deeply rooted in its Danish ownership and culture. This page gives you an overview of the structure of the group as well as the Board of Directors and Group Management Team.
Board of Directors
Chairperson of the Board
Chlinton Arendahl Nielsen
Chlinton Arendahl Nielsen comes from a background in engineering and corporate finance. He has experience as a COO, CEO and management consultant, and worked across the wind industry, aerospace and electronic industry. He has held board memberships with Gram & Juhl, PCH Engineering, the Danish Wind Industry Association and KK Group, and is currently a member of the board of directors at NCS International A/S, HYTOR Group A/S, Skovgaard Energy A/S.
Board member and owner
Frank Lorenz is the majority shareholder in TAJCO Group A/S. He has a background as an international owner/manager in growth companies, and has owned companies in both metal art design and the automotive industry. He moved from the executive chair to the board room and strategic work in 2006.
Melanie Schuttenberg's career has been focused on the automotive industry in various executive roles. She has past experience from among others Magna and TRW. Her current role is Vice President of Business Development Europe in Flex and Geschäftsführung Flex Automotive GmbH.
Kevin Mao has decades of experience from the automotive industry working for both tier 1 suppliers and OEMs. Most of his career has taken place in China and the US, and he has extensive knowledge about the Chinese market. Currently, Kevin is President at INFINITI, China.
Catherine Mulvey has more than three decades of experience in the automotive industry where she has held various executive positions. She has worked for enterprises such as Bosch, Plastic Omnium, Eaton, Johnson Controls and Clarios International. Catherine is currently a member of the supervisory board at ENRX Group, a green-tech company with expertise in induction heating and dynamic wireless charging.
Group Management Team
Erik comes from the position as CEO for Avanti Wind Systems, and he has years of experience from the wind energy industry. In the past, he worked for among others Vestas, Bosch Rexroth and Terma Aerospace, and during his career, he has been located in Australia and Germany as well as his native Denmark.
CFO, Finance, HR & IT
Henrik Buur Nielsen
Henrik has a strong financial background with extended experience in strategy development, M&A and implementation of new ERP systems. He worked for PwC, ETI, FiberVision, Tytex and r2p, and during his career, he has been located in the U.K as well as Denmark.
Group Vice President,
Douglas has more than two decades of experience within the automotive industry. He worked for both global tier 1 suppliers and OEM's like Fiat-Chrysler, Magna and Delphi. He has experience in manufacturing engineering, quality, operations management, lean manufacturing, and plant management as well as planning & control, business development and corporate affairs.
Group Vice President, Engineering, Program Management, Quality & Sustainability
Christian joined TAJCO in 2019. He has extensive experience from the automotive industry working for Eberspächer, MAHLE and Behr within the field of product development. Christian has wide experience with automotive customers and tier 1 suppliers located in Europe, Asia, North America and Brazil.
Group Vice President, Global Sales
Korbinian comes with an extensive experience from sales in automotive.
Before joining TAJCO in 2024, he held leading positions with SAM GmbH, Delphi Automotive, BorgWarner and Forvia.