CEO, Universal Robots, Denmark

Enrico Krog Iversen has been CEO and partner at Universal Robots since 2008.

He discovered a hugepotential in the UR robots because they are significantly easier and inexspesively to install, use andprogram compared with traditional industrial robots. Within a few years, he has created a spectaculargrowth and expansion of Universal Robots.


The Dane combines many years of experience inmanagement with in-depth knowledge within automation and production processes.Enrico Krog Iversen began his career as a management trainee with the shipping company A.P.Moeller/Maersk in Copenhagen, Denmark's largest company.


Subsequently, he has held variouspositions within the group, including a period as Operations Manager with Maersk, Inc. in New York,USA, before studying for a degree in business administration at the University of Southern Denmarkin Odense.


Before joining Universal Robots, he was partner and Sales Director at Krog Iversen & Co. A/S (todayScan A/S), the largest manufacturer of heating stoves in Denmark. In this position he was responsiblefor the company's international expansion and therefore played a significant role in the company'sstrong growth.