Fritz Øhlenschlæger joins Itadel as General Manager of the newly established Delivery Center in Prague in the Czech Republic. Fritz (age 51) comes from LEGO where he has had different management positions in global marketing; among other things, he was Manager of LEGO’s Model Production Facility in Prague. For the past 4 years, Fritz has worked as Head of User Experience and Mobility in LEGO´s Corporate IT division.
About the new challenges, Fritz Øhlenschlæger says:
− I have come to know Itadel as a highly visionary company with very strong values. I am extremely excited to become part of Itadel’s internationalization and the establishment a new Czech Delivery Center, and especially to participate in building the organization and incorporating the Itadel culture. I look very much forward to starting on the Czech journey with all the exciting challenges that lie ahead, and I strongly believe that the Delivery Center will become a very strong service unit for our customers.
In 2019, Fritz will focus on opening the new Delivery Center in Prague and on ensuring a close cultural and operational integration between the Danish and Czech employees. In close collaboration with the technical management in Denmark, Fritz will work to build a strong and highly skilled organization in Prague to support existing and new Itadel customers.
Mads Møller, Business Development Director at Itadel, says:
− With his extensive senior management experience from both Denmark and the Czech Republic, Fritz has the right international profile for the job. He has solid first-hand knowledge of how to develop successful businesses and collaborative organizations. With Fritz, I’m sure we have found a person with the right mindset and competencies to head our efforts in building a strong service unit in Prague and to ensure close integration with our technical teams in Denmark.
Fritz Øhlenschlæger holds a Bachelor in Business Administration and Management from the Graphic University of Denmark and has taken several Master Classes in Management, IT and Strategy from Aarhus School of Business and the University of Southern Denmark.