Helge Jacobsen

Vice President – Operations Excellence

United Rentals

Helge Jacobsen joined United Rentals as vice president, internal audit and operational excellence in 2012, and became vice president, operations excellence in December 2014. Previously, he was vice president - global sales operations with Avaya, Inc., and partner and managing director with Tenex Capital Management. Earlier, he held senior positions with Cerberus/Teleglobe and General Electric, including vice president, supply chain/6-Sigma/quality with GE Power Controls. Mr. Jacobsen began his career with MBN International A/S in Denmark.