Fife post for new VELUX UK managing director

Mick Schou Rasmussen

VELUX Company has appointed a new managing director to lead its roof window business from its UK headquarters in Glenrothes, Fife.

Mick Schou Rasmussen (41) has joined the firm. which recently outlined plans for a £7 million expansion at its UK head office. He previously worked for VELUX as MD in Denmark, Russia and several eastern European countries.

Velux explained that Mick will lead a team of over 250 staff across the UK and Ireland, and will be tasked with growing the business through Brexit and “devising a clear business strategy” that will grow the roof window market.

Mick said. “What sets VELUX apart in the industry is our 60-year history in the UK, our customer relationships and continued commitment to making innovative products. We are determined that 2019 will see us grow the roof window market. By focussing on the needs of our customers I am confident that we can execute a strategy to see VELUX continue to strengthen its presence throughout the UK.”