Michael Jacobsen, the retiring CEO of HOWE, leaves a profound legacy marked by innovation, sustainability, and design excellence.
During his tenure, he successfully modernized and rebranded the iconic 40/4 chair by David Rowland, expanded the company's product portfolio through collaborations with international designers, and breathed new life into significant design classics like the Munkegaard chair and the Tongue chair by Arne Jacobsen.
Michael also championed the implementation of environmentally-friendly production methods, underscoring the company's unwavering commitment to sustainability.
Furthermore, Michael Jacobsen demonstrated exceptional care for his employees and prioritized delivering the highest value and service to the company's customers and partners. He fostered a workplace culture that was both supportive and collaborative. With a profound understanding of the company's stakeholders, he tirelessly worked to develop products and services tailored to their specific needs.
Michael Jacobsen's unwavering dedication to his employees, customers, and partners is evident in HOWE's impressive track record of success. Under his leadership, HOWE has evolved into a trusted and esteemed global brand in the design industry.