Chr. Hansen Promotes Christian Barker to Health & Nutrition Division EVP

Barker replaces Henrik Dalboege, who is leaving the company.

Chr. Hansen (Hørsholm, Denmark) has selected Christian Barker to fill the role of executive vice president in its health and nutrition division. Barker joined the company last year as corporate vice president for corporate strategic development. He came to Chr. Hansen after serving as a partner at McKinsey & Company for 15 years, where he handled a variety of global growth strategy and business building endeavors.

Barker’s predecessor, Henrik Dalboege, will leave the company at the end of this month after spending the last six years as part of the Chr. Hansen’s executive management team.