Faerch Plast A/S has appointed Lars Gade Hansen as its new CEO, effective December 1, 2009.

Hansen is currently chairman and co-owner of BOD Furniture. Prior to this, he was CEO of Bodilsen A/S. Hansen has a military background and has also been employed at Vestfrost.

He takes over from acting CEO Niels Hermansen who has held the position since March 2009. Hermansen will revert to the role of chairman.