Contact

Get in touch if you need more information. Contact the factory, our administration or a member of staff directly.

Administration

Vorbassevej 12, 6622 Bække, Denmark
Phone: +45 75 38 80 40
E-mail: [email protected]

Opening hours: Monday – Thursday: 8.00 – 16.00 and Friday:  8.00 – 14.00

The office is closed for the summer holiday from the 26th of July to the 6th of August.  

Production

Mangehøje 4, 7300 Jelling, Denmark
Phone: +45 21 54 13 34
E-mail: [email protected]

Opening hours: Monday – Thursday: 7.00 – 14.00 and Friday:  7.00 – 11.30

The driver must arrive at least one hour before closing time. Collections of goods need prior agreement.

Placing orders

Big bag orders for the upcoming week must be placed no later than 12.00 (AM) on Fridays.  Bulk items should be ordered well in advance – at least 10 days before delivery – especially during high season. We guarantee a maximum of 10 working days production time.

Place your order by email to [email protected]

People

Already know who you want to contact? Then here’s the direct contact information

Jens Legarth

Jens Legarth

CEO

e-mail: [email protected]
tlf: +45 23 34 93 34

Jens is educated in Farming and Export. He has been working in the animal production industry for more than 30 years, of which more than two decades centred around feed fermentation. In 2011 Jens and Lone founded European Protein. Jens works with international sales, lectures in fermentation and participates in many international projects to improve animal health and protein replacement.

Anne Hollænder Kristensen

Anne Hollænder Kristensen

Quality Coordinator
Rene Schepens

Rene Schepens

Director

e-mail: [email protected]
tlf: + 31 651 334 556

Rene is Agricultural Engineer specialised in pigs and has more than three decades of experience from the industry, working as an Advisor, Commercial Director and Co-owner in an animal nutrition company. Rene works from his office in Holland.

Thomas Pedersen

Thomas Pedersen

Sales Director

e-mail: [email protected]
tlf: +45 21 41 93 34

Thomas has an education in Export and has been Sales Director in European Protein for more than ten years. Thomas is responsible for all international sales through all channels.

Jeppe Skovgaard Eskildsen

Jeppe Skovgaard Eskildsen

Sales Manager

phone: +45 29 62 19 30

Jeppe joined the sales team in February 2020 as a sales manager with responsibility for functional proteins targeted gamebirds and deer. For five years Jeppe has been a gamekeeper trainee and completes his education in Wildlife management in 2021.

Kasper Legarth

Kasper Legarth

Sales Manager

e-mail: [email protected]
tlf: +45 40 18 93 34

Kasper works as a sales manager, responsible for Denmark and South America. Kasper has in-depth and hands-on experience from geese- and pig farming. He has followed Sales Management courses, before starting at European Protein in 2014.

Lone Legarth

Lone Legarth

Finance and Administration Manager

e-mail: [email protected]
tlf: +45 23 37 33 50

In 2011 Lone and Jens founded European Protein. Lone is responsible for all administration and finance. She has an education in nursing but shifted to an administrative position in the feed industry in 2008.

Belinda Theodora Holm Dam Jeppesen

Belinda Theodora Holm Dam Jeppesen

Finance & Administration Assistant

e-mail: [email protected]
tlf: +45 51 29 90 34

Belinda holds a Diploma in Finance & Accounting and started in European Protein in 2015. She has previously been working in the industry as a financial assistant and as an external bookkeeping consultant. Belinda handles bookkeeping, orders and sales supporter.

Pia Sørensen

Pia Sørensen

Nutrition Development Director

e-mail: [email protected]
phone: +45 25 34 04 04

Pia is our Nutrition Development Director. Pia has previously worked as a consultant at Svinerådgivningen, and most recently as Area Sales Manager at AB Neo. Pia gives advice for European Protein’s customers and works to link data on gut health to productivity growth in the barn.

Rikke Matthiesen

Rikke Matthiesen

Project Manager

e-mail: [email protected]
phone: +45 29 11 34 91

Rikke is a chemical and biotechnology engineer. She has previously worked within the food industry. Rikke started working for us in 2020 where her most important task is to manage European Protein’s knowledge database, which consists of all microbiome, colostrum, blood and serum samples from our costumers’ herds.

Ninfa Rangel Pedersen

Ninfa Rangel Pedersen

Senior Scientist

e-mail: [email protected]
phone: +45 21 22 93 34

Ninfa is our Senior Research Scientist and holds an MSc. in Biochemistry and a PhD in Enzyme Biotechnology. Before joining our team, Ninfa worked within the enzyme industry for more than twenty years, doing research on the mode-of-action of enzymes for applications within the food, cosmetic and health industries.

Maria Almind

Maria Almind

International Marketing Manager

e-mail: [email protected]
tlf: +45 31 20 23 33

Maria holds a BSc in Business Administration and Marketing Management. She has a background from the electronics industry as a Product and Marketing Manager. Maria is responsible for communication and marketing in European Protein.

Maria Friis Sørensen

Maria Friis Sørensen

Marketingcoodinator

e-mail: [email protected]
phone: +45 40 11 93 34

Maria is an educated graphic designer and digital concept developer, and has previously worked in marketing in the accounting industry. She visualizes and communicates the good results that the producers achieve through better gut health for the animals.

Alex Sørensen

Alex Sørensen

Production Manager

e-mail: [email protected]
tlf: +45 21 54 13 34

Alex is responsible for the production in Denmark. He has an education in farming and runs a farm next to his Production Manager position. Alex handles the production planning, execution and optimisation in the Danish factory.

Oleksii Smilianets

Oleksii Smilianets

Production co-worker

e-mail: [email protected]

Oleksi monitors the production process and samples the products to ensure that the enriched protein feed is uniform and of the same high quality. He supplies the production with the necessary raw materials and packs the end-product.

Jevgen Vorobyov

Jevgen Vorobyov

Production co-worker

e-mail: [email protected]

Jevgen monitors the production process and samples the products to ensure that the enriched protein feed is uniform and of the same high quality. He supplies the production with the necessary raw materials and packs the end-product.

Oleksandr Pershko

Oleksandr Pershko

Production co-worker

e-mail: [email protected]

Oleksandr monitors the production process and samples the products to ensure that the enriched protein feed is uniform and of the same high quality. He supplies the production with the necessary raw materials and packs the end-product.

Bogdan Tanasa

Bogdan Tanasa

Production co-worker

e-mail: [email protected]

Bogdan monitors the production process and samples the products to ensure that the enriched protein feed is uniform and of the same high quality. He supplies the production with the necessary raw materials and packs the end-product.

ABOUT EUROPEAN PROTEIN

European Protein is a Danish family-owned protein producer. We work to promote health and productivity for animals through functional and sustainable plant proteins. The company was founded in 2010 and has protein factories in Denmark, Ukraine and the US.

European Protein GMP+ certificate

European Protein is GMP+-certified

HEAD QUARTER

Vorbassevej 12, 6622 Bække, Denmark
+45 75 38 80 40, [email protected]

FACTORIES

Denmark
Mangehøje 4, 7300 Jelling, Denmark
+45 75 38 80 40, [email protected]

Ukraine
222-a Vokzalna Street, Rokytne 09600, Kyiv Region, Ukraine
+38 044 390 40 54, [email protected]

USA
1201 N Ellis Rd #7055, Sioux Falls, SD 57107, USA
+1 605-338-9775, [email protected]