Founded in Denmark in 1872, Fritz Hansen is a global leader in furniture, lighting and accessory design and production. Driven by a passion for beauty, quality, and craftsmanship, the company embodies a modern, Nordic lifestyle and collaborates with visionary artists, designers, and architects from around the world. The brand has collaborated with Arne Jacobsen, Cecilie Manz, Hans J. Wegner, Piero Lissoni, and Poul Kjærholm, among others.
Today Fritz Hansen designs are sold in more than 85 countries through 2,000 points of sale, including flagship stores in Copenhagen, San Francisco, Milan, and Tokyo. The company employs 260 people worldwide and maintains its headquarters north of Copenhagen, serving design-passionate customers through contract and retail.
FRITZ HANSEN HEAD QUARTERS
VAT no.: 14 12 02 11
JOSEF KAISER, President & CEO
LARS TORP MADSEN, Executive Vice President, Finance & IT
LARS HARDBOE GALSGAARD, Executive Vice President Sales & Brand Management
BO LINDEKILDE RASMUSSEN, Executive Vice President, Supply Chain
THE AUGUSTINUS FOUNDATION AND THE OBEL FAMILY FOUNDATION
Fritz Hansen is also owned by the Obel Family Foundation, which was founded in 1956. This foundation was established with three purposes: to ensure good management and create the best possible framework for the company of C.W. Obel A/S, to support the Obel family and to support non-profit purposes.
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