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DLF Announces New CFO

Tom Karlebo (Source: DLF)

DLF Seeds group announced Tom Karlebo will become the Group CFO starting October 1, according to a release.

“I am thrilled that Tom has accepted the position as Group CFO. Tom brings a wealth of experience as a strong finance leader, having achieved remarkable results throughout his international career,” said says Søren Halbye, Group CEO of DLF. “His previous involvement with Coloplast, a global and innovation-driven organization similar to DLF, further demonstrates his aptitude for navigating a dynamic business landscape.”

Karlebo joined ISS Facility Services A/S as CFO in 2020. In that role, he was responsible for finance, IT and legal departments. Karlebo holds an MSc in business economics and auditing from CBS. His previous professional experience includes time at Deloitte, TMF Group and Coloplast with additional experience in strategy, mergers and acquisitions.

“I am excited to become a part of an ambitious global organization that is dedicated to science-based and innovative solutions for seed,” said Karlebo. “Joining a cooperative owned by Danish farmers is a particularly exciting prospect.”

Karlebo is succeeding Allen Anderson who held this position since November 1, 2022. Anderson’s new position is Group CFO in Topsoe.