Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller has died

Ship owner Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller, of A.P. Møller-Mærsk, has passed away. Partners of the company A.P. Møller-Mærsk are now Niels Smedegaard Andersen, Claus v. hemmingsen and Søren Skou. 

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Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller is dead, says A. P. Møller-Mærsk A/S: "We are sorry to have to inform you that partner and shipowner Mærsk-Mc-Kinney Møller has passed away on 16 april 2012," says the company.

“Mærsk Mc-Kinney-Møller was admitted to Rigshospitalet on Friday due to feeling unwell. He passed away peacefully in his sleep 5 a.m. Monday morning,” Louise Münter, A. P. Møller-Mærsk Press Officer, tells Danish newspaper Børsen.

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