Who: Anders Fauerskov What: managing director, Tannoy (Scotland) and CEO, TC Group

Who: Anders Fauerskov

What: managing director, Tannoy (Scotland) and CEO, TC Group

Previous Lives:

  • 1997-current, CEO, TC Group, Denmark
  • 1993-1997, managing director, TC Electronic, Denmark
  • 1989-1993, project manager at Boston Consulting Group, Germany
  • 1986-1987, financial assistant at Atlas Copco, Chile
  • 1985-1986, sales assistant at Bruel & Kjaer, Denmark
  • 1981-1983, Danish Army, officer

Main responsibilities: helping the organization continuously improve in product offerings and service toward the users and customers. As CEO of TC Group, the role is less hands-on. I need to ensure that the strategies are set and followed in each company.

If I could do anything else as a profession, it would be…A professional soccer player. I wish I could claim that an injury held me away from realizing this dream, but the fact of the matter probably is that I wasn't good enough.

The one piece of advice that I would give to aspiring music industry professionals would be…You have to love what you are doing. We all spend most of our awake hours working, so there is nothing more miserable than waking up in the morning and having to go to a place you do not like being in.

The moment I knew I was doing a job that I love was…At TC, there are a lot of people who have moved to new positions taking on much more responsibilities, and it is great to see them continuously succeed.

In my CD changer: Pink Floyd's The Wall, Nickelback, Creed, Puddle of Mudd, Staind, DAD and Dizzy Mizz Lizzy.

When I'm not in the office, I enjoy…When I get the chance, I always enjoy a good game of soccer or squash, or any other sport where there is a ball involved.

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