Jørgen brings to Asetek more than 25 years of international operational and business management experience from the mobile telecoms industry. His business development expertise includes the analysis and implementation of investment and international marketing, market positioning and communication strategies. Prior to Sunstone, Jørgen's career in Nokia spanned 13 years. At Nokia, he was responsible for a variety of senior management positions ranging from Vice President of the emerging Broadband Systems business unit to heading Nokia's Operation Solutions and Services in the Americas, Europe and Middle East where Jorgen was responsible for building Nokia fast growing services business. In addition, Jørgen held senior management positions globally with Nokia Enterprise Mobility Solutions, Nokia Business Development and Nokia Mobile Internet Applications. Before that, Jørgen served six years with Motorola in senior product management and operational functions in Denmark, Sweden, and the USA.
Jørgen Smidt holds an engineering degree in computer science from the Engineering College of Copenhagen.
Jørgen Smidt is classified as an independent board member.