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Ditlev Engel
President and Chief Executive Officer, Vestas Wind Systems A/S 
 
Mr. Ditlev Engel is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Vestas Wind Systems A/S which he joined in May 2005.
 
He is a member of the General Council as well as the Industrial Policy Committee of The Confederation of Danish Industries.  Mr. Engel also serves on several energy policy councils and advisory panels, including the Industry Advisory Group of the International Energy Agency in Paris and the International Advisory Panel on Energy of the Singaporean Ministry of Trade and Industry.
 
Prior to joining Vestas in 2005, Mr. Engel served as Group President and Chief Executive Officer of Hempel A/S (Denmark), for which company he also worked 12 years abroad, before taking over as Group President and CEO.
 
Mr. Engel holds a Diploma in Business Economics from Copenhagen Business School in Denmark and has attended a general management programme at INSEAD in France.