President / CEO
Karl Larsen brings 39-years of direct industry experience and leadership to the position of President and CEO for Cesco Solutions. As President, Mr. Larsen oversees an experienced and multidisciplinary group of PhD’s, Chemical Engineers, Chemists, Biologists, Scientists, and Sales Professionals. Mr. Larsen is a chemist and graduate of Northwest University, where he holds a degree in Business Management.
Shortly after beginning his business career in specialty chemical sales (Pulp and Paper, Petrochemical, Wastewater and Food Plants), Mr. Larsen was promoted to VP of Sales for Chemical Services Northwest (Cesco, Inc.). In 1992, Mr. Larsen purchased Cesco and the company has grown significantly since then, transforming from a small northwest regional specialty chemical company into a reputable North American company that provides green and more advanced chemistries and application technologies to improve human safety and the environment.
Happily married with six children, Mr. Larsen currently resides in Bellingham, Washington.