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Job Role

CTO

Organisation

Co-op Denmark

Biography

Kræn Østergård Nielsen is Chief Technology Officer of Co-op Denmark, the largest retailer of consumer goods in Denmark with more than 1.7 million members. Kræn has over 18 years’ experience in retail, consumer goods, and facility and food services. At Co-op Denmark he is responsible for the over-arching technology vision of the grocer and believes passionately that to transform a business you must bring people and technology together, with a relentless focus on the customer experience. Leading a team developing new technology, as well as maintaining core, existing infrastructure, Kræn is focused on key trends including digitalisation, ERP transformation and PMO. Previously he worked at the grocer as their Head of Retail Development and Real Estate where he was responsible for store network optimisation, capex execution, store concept development and facilities management. Prior to that he held senior roles at McKinsey & Company and ISS.