Jens Husted Kjær

CEO, owner and co-founder of Norlex A/S
Jens Husted Kjær

Jens Husted Kjær

CEO, owner and co-founder of Norlex A/S

Biography

Jens Husted Kjær is the CEO, owner and co-founder of Norlex A/S – a  Nordic leader in manufacturing of specialty chemicals & equipment for water and wastewater treatment. Jens Husted Kjær is a Chemical Engineer (MSc.) from the Technical University of Denmark. He began his career as Commissioning Manager at FL.Smidth A/S, responsible for starting cement factories in countries including Israel, China, Pakistan, Chili and Spain. Jens then moved to Haldor Topsoe A/S as Business Manager starting a new automotive catalyst division.

As an entrepreneur, Jens founded and was CEO of CoMeTas A/S, an award winning growth company specialised in ceramic membrane technology before he took the position of Chief Business Innovation Director at Grundfos Management A/S. Jens relocated to Calgary, Canada in 2012 starting Oreco Canada Corp. Beside his professional career Jens has helped to found several companies including Norlex A/S, where he is a main shareholder and is now living in Copenhagen.