Jakob Just-Bomholt has been named CEO of 3Shape, effective August 1. He currently is the executive vice president of Falck A/S, a global emergency and healthcare company. Previously, he worked in various executive positions at AP Moller-Maersk, a shipping and logistics company.
Tais Clausen and Nikolaj Deichmann, 3Shape’s current co-CEOs and cofounders, will remain active at the company in new roles as co-vice chairmen of the board of directors.
“Jakob has the leadership track record and scope of business experience we believe are essential to head 3Shape in its continued growth, including a strong focus on leading with innovation, and commitment to our people and core values,” said Jorgen Jensen, chairman of 3Shape’s board of directors.
“Under Tais and Nikolaj’s lead, 3Shape has developed the dental market’s strongest digital product portfolio, and we believe that Jakob is the right person to take the company into the future. Speaking on behalf of the board, we look forward to working closely with Jakob as chief executive officer,” said Jensen.
“At the same time, we are delighted that we will continue to benefit from Tais Clausen and Nikolaj Deichmann’s industry experience and entrepreneurial spirit through their active roles on the board of directors as vice chairmen. They have both been strong leaders at 3Shape and are recognized as true pioneers in the dental and hearing industries,” Jensen said.
“I am truly honored to take the lead of 3Shape as chief executive officer. I look forward to working to further develop the company together with the 3Shape team in order to deliver true value to our customers and partners for better patient care. 3Shape brings fantastic products to the market, and I am excited to be a part of 3Shape’s innovation journey,” said Just-Bomholt.