Peter Ankerstjerne has joined the Planon Group as Chief Strategy Officer, widening the company’s experience and network within the international workplace and facility management market. Ankerstjerne will be responsible for leading the Product Strategy & Innovation, Product Marketing and Marketing Communications functions, as well as for further contributing to positioning Planon as the world leader in Real Estate and Facility Management software. Ankerstjerne will also become a member of Planon’s executive board.
The appointment of Ankerstjerne is another step towards Planon’s ambitious goals to accelerate its future growth. He brings with him an impressive record of workplace and facility management experience, including several senior management positions with leading companies such as ISS, WeWork and JLL. In addition, Ankerstjerne has been part of IFMA’s Board of Directors since 2016 and currently serves as Chairman of the Board. Peter holds an MBA and Bachelor in International Marketing Management from the Copenhagen Business School.
“I am excited that Peter has chosen Planon as the next step in his career and will join the Planon team in his role as CSO,” said Pierre Guelen, CEO and founder of the Planon Group. “Peter’s broad experience within our domain will be a valuable contribution to Planon’s journey to lead the global smart building market.”