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Blue World Technologies recruits Chief Financial Officer from within own ranks

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Blue World Technologies is an advanced developer and manufacturer of methanol fuel cell components and systems for various automotive applications. With decades of industry experience, we are on a mission to provide the next generation of clean, efficient and competitive methanol fuel cell systems to the world and to retire the combustion engine.

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By Blue World Technologies, April 08, 2021

Driving the financial strategy, Christian Peter Schou Jakobsen has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Blue World Technologies supporting the development of the company in achieving its strategic growth ambitions.

On 1 April 2021, Christian Peter Schou Jakobsen entered the position as Chief Financial Officer at Blue World Technologies. Christian joined the Blue World team in August 2019 as Head of Finance and Business Administration, and he has proven to be an enormous asset for the company. During the past years, Christian has played an important role in securing financing, strengthening corporate governance, ensuring compliance obligations, and implementing business processes and IT systems preparing the company for the growth that is expected within the coming years.

“We are thrilled to announce Christian Peter Schou Jakobsen as CFO of Blue World Technologies”, states Anders Korsgaard, CEO and Co-founder of Blue World Technologies. “Having worked with Christian for the past couple of years, we know that we have found a perfect match in a CFO that will support the growth of the company and be a key player in the process to secure further financing and to support the company in industrialising the methanol fuel cell technology”.

“We are expecting an extensive growth in the coming years with a scale-up of the methanol fuel cell production and the organisation, and I’m looking forward to being even deeper involved on this journey we have set out on making a difference in the global green transition”, says Christian Peter Schou Jakobsen.

With a degree in finance from Aalborg University, Christian Peter Schou Jakobsen has, before joining Blue World Technologies, worked with a wide range of disciplines within financials in companies within auditing, production, and project management.

Industrialising the methanol fuel cell technology

In the coming years, Blue World Technologies is expecting large growth in the company to support the increasing demand from the market for green alternatives to fossil-based combustion technologies. To compete with combustion engines and conventional generators, Blue World Technologies focuses on durability, high energy efficiency, and cost reduction. With the current establishment of the largest known methanol fuel cell factory, the company is working towards an industrialisation of the technology.

 

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