Arla Foods Appoints New Head of Media Relations

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Arla Foods Appoints New Head of Media Relations
08 April 2024
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As part of Arla Foods’ ambition to strengthen its presence in the global media landscape, Bjarke Munk Kamstrup has been appointed as its new Head of Global Media Relations.

Bjarke Munk Kamstrup comes from a position as Senior Public Affairs & Communications Manager at Danish Crown. Previously, he served as the Head of Media Relations at the Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Fisheries of Denmark. Prior to that, he was a political reporter for the Danish TV station TV2 News.

Regarding the appointment, Mariam Sommerfeldt Skovfoged, Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications, says:

"It is important that Arla is visible and has a vital voice in the public conversation about the future of food. That is why I am really happy that we have managed to get Bjarke on board. He brings with him a strong network, as well as a deep understanding of both the media world and the political sphere, and he has extensive experience in the food sector. I am confident that he will make a significant difference for Arla, and I look forward to welcoming Bjarke to our team."

Regarding his new role, Bjarke Munk Kamstrup says:

“I am tremendously happy and proud to have the opportunity to become a part of Arla Foods. The food industry is in the midst of a crucial transformation, and Arla Foods plays a key role in ensuring that consumers worldwide can access food and milk produced with care and with a lower climate footprint. My role, along with the rest of the talented communication team at Arla Foods, will be to communicate this transformation to the outside world. I look forward to taking on this challenge.”

Bjarke Munk Kamstrup will start his new role on May 1, 2024.

Arla Foods is an international dairy company owned by more than 8,400 farmers from Denmark, Sweden, the UK, Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands. Arla Foods is one of the leading players in the international dairy arena with well-known brands like Arla®, Lurpak®, Puck® and Castello®. Arla Foods is focused on providing good dairy nourishment from sustainable farming and operations and is also the world's largest manufacturer of organic dairy products.

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