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3.5
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Vestas Wind Systems CEO 	Anders Erik Runevad
Anders Erik Runevad
175 Ratings
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  • "Working style is hierarchical however, the office operates under the facade of a flat organization as promoted in Denmark(in 24 reviews)

  • "Poor management - in particular top management(in 20 reviews)

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  1. "good company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Vestas Wind Systems full-time

    Pros

    good company, and can learn many things

    Cons

    threat of layoff always and food is worst and no transport,

    Vestas Wind Systems2018-09-06
  2. "Worst company I have worked for in more than 15 years of career"

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    Former Employee - Sales Management in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Short hours, good vacations and business meals.

    Cons

    Poor management, condescending attitude of Danish headquarter, low pay, low benefits, resentment from customers, lack of local technical knowhow, no accountability by the management. Complex and inefficient management structure.

    Advice to Management

    Decrease your workforce in Denmark, hire senior executives who are experienced in the wind industry and Asia, give ownership and accountability to local people.

    Vestas Wind Systems2017-12-16
  3. "It has been a pleasure to work in this organisation. I have been given ample opportunities to grow."

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    Current Employee - Engineer in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Work life balance, Largest in the market, High end technology, Skilled employees, Pro active management

    Cons

    Decreasing market share, losing with competition, not lean, layoffs, high costs

    Vestas Wind Systems2012-06-28
  4. "customer relationship excutive"

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    Current Employee - Customer Relationship Executive in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    cool place to work ,great place to work for employs

    Cons

    No down sides in vestas to work ,only things is poltics

    Advice to Management

    please don't do politics

    Vestas Wind Systems2019-05-13
  5. "good private company"

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    Current Employee - Service Engineer in Coimbatore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    safety culture and good management system . provide everything like accommodation , mobile phone , laptop etc

    Cons

    need to travel every where

    Vestas Wind Systems2019-05-03
  6. "Good Place to work"

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    Current Employee - Financial Planning and Analysis Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    nice place to work,

    Cons

    Salary is low and there is no salary policy in the organization.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on employee career inside the organization

    Vestas Wind Systems2019-05-16
  7. "Great Place"

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    Former Employee - Blade Technician in Windsor, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Vestas Wind Systems full-time

    Pros

    Amazing Benefits and very good starting pay.

    Cons

    Did not find anything negative while I worked there.

    Vestas Wind Systems2019-04-16
  8. "Site Manager Vestas Wind"

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    Current Employee - Site Manager in Big Spring, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Growing company with numerous locations

    Cons

    Micromanagement and understaffing will stifle growth

    Advice to Management

    Invest in dedicated training and put your people before profit.

    Vestas Wind Systems2019-04-28
  9. "Generally good"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Big company with lots to learn

    Cons

    Difficult to have a good career perpective

    Vestas Wind Systems2019-04-11
  10. "DGM Finance"

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    Former Employee - DGM Finance in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    Good culture & atmosphere Good remuneration

    Cons

    Job uncertainty & poor strategy

    Vestas Wind Systems2019-04-12
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