April 28, 2005
On 27 April 2005, the Hongkong born Danish Princess, Her Highness Alexandra, visited Grundfos' factory in Souzhou near Shanghai.
The Princess was welcomed by Vice President for Corporate Communication Sune Salling-Mortensen, as well as Works Manager Jens K. Siersbaek and General Manager Ken Tan from the Suzhou factory.
"It is a nice factory, and it is good that a lot of pumps are sold in Asia", said Princess Alexandra who was very attentive and interested in how the pumps are produced.
During the conducted tour of the factory Ken Tan explained to the Princess how the production works, and the Princess also got the opportunity to talk to a female employee.