- Born July 1963
- Danish national
- Member of the Board of Directors since 2017
Kim Ib Sørensen joined the Chr. Hansen Group in 1997 as Research Scientist in the Genetics and Microbiology Department in Hørsholm. In 2000, Mr. Sørensen was appointed Section Manager of Microbial Genetics in Applied Biotechnology and during the period 2001-2007, he served as Department Manager of Genomics and Strain Development. During the period 2007-2022, Mr. Sørensen served as Senior Principal Scientist with responsibilities within bacterial strain development and acquisition, and was in September 2022 promoted to Senior Research Fellow, Strains Development.
Mr. Sørensen holds a Master of Science in Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from University of Copenhagen, Denmark.