Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Frontmatec consists of 5 members. The Board is overall responsible for the organization, administration and management of Frontmatec acting in the best interest of the company and its shareholders. Find more details of the board members below.

Arne Vraalsen



Arne Vraalsen holds a BSc in Business Administration from Uppsala University in Sweden and is Reserve Officer from the Royal Norwegian Naval Academy.

Earlier, Arne Vraalsen was Chairman of Faerch Plast AS and board member of Dometic AB and a number of other boards. Previous positions also include CEO of Polimoon Group and more executive positions in Electrolux AB.

Arne Vraalsen is an Industrial Investor and is currently Chairman of YTAB Group AB and MMAB Group AB.


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Christoffer Arthur Müller

Deputy chairman


Christoffer Arthur Müller holds an MSc in Economics from the University of Copenhagen and has also studied at the London School of Economics.

He joined Axcel in 2009 from A.T. Kearney, where he worked as a management consultant.

Christoffer is deputy chairman of Frontmatec and Mountain Top.


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Jan Kjærsgaard

Board Member


Jan Kjaersgaard holds a Master of Business Administration from Aalborg University, Denmark and is currently Group Executive Vice President and President Cement, FLSmidth.

Previous positions include CEO, Bladt Industries A/S, and leading executive management positions with Siemens Wind Power.

Early in his career, Jan was a Project Manager with Global Meat Technology A/S.


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Christian Schmidt-Jacobsen

Board Member


Christian Schmidt-Jacobsen holds a MSc in Economics and joined Axcel in 2015.

He was previously CFO of Icopal, and before that worked at Chr. Hansen and Danske Bank Corporate Finance. He also worked at Axcel from 1999 to 2005. Christian was made Managing Partner at Axcel in 2016.

He sits on the boards of EG, Frontmatec and Delete Group.


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Remko Rosman

Board Member


Remko Rosman holds a Ph.D. in applied physics from the Delft University of Technology and is currently CEO of Group of Butchers, a supplier of high-end meat products based in Tilburg, the Netherlands.

From 2005 Remko served as CEO of MPS and lead the merger of MPS into Marel in 2016.

Prior to this, Remko has held executive positions in electronics companies Yageo Corporation and Philips Components and also served with consultancy firm McKinsey.


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