New Managing Director from 1st October 2017

Mikael Svensson has been appointed to lead our Danish entity. He is taking over from Michael Sevel, who will take on the role of director with a focus on sales.

“Michael Sevel has led the Danish entity and its growth for over 18 years in a very committed and successful way. In order to further expand our business in Denmark, Michael aims now to focus on sales and handing over to Mikael Svensson, who will take the lead as new managing director for Hoist Group Denmark. Mikael Svensson (head of sales for public viewing in Sweden) has been in Hoist Group for many years. Mikael has a great insight of our customers, our company and the market. This change will further strengthen Hoist Group’s position in the Danish market and increase our focus on serving our customer base in an optimal way,” says Alfonso Tasso, CEO of Hoist Group.

Mikael Svensson has been working within hospitality supplies for more than 12 years. He started with Hoist Group Sweden in 2005 and has led the public viewing business in Sweden very successfully.

“I am very happy and proud to have been appointed managing director for Denmark. I really look forward to continuing Hoist Group’s successful business in Denmark, together with Michael Sevel and the fantastic staff members in Denmark. Going forward, we will be prioritising working more directly with our clients, improving communication lines and building strong relationships. This will help us achieve our vision of becoming the one and only hospitality partner for EMEA,” says Mikael Svensson, new managing director of Hoist Group Denmark.

About Hoist Group
Hoist Group is the complete hospitality partner for hotels, healthcare institutions and public operations. With more than 20 years of proven hospitality experience, Hoist Group is the market leader in innovative High Speed Internet Access, Conference services, TV & Content solutions, PMS and back-office software as well as other guest-facing amenities. Many hotel chains, flagship independent hotels and public hospitals have entrusted their IT to Hoist Group. Based in Sweden, the company has offices in a total of 18 countries in the EMEA region.