ShippingWatch

Robert Maersk Uggla: It’s time for Svitzer to expand

In the first interview since his nomination for the Maersk Group Supervisory Board, CEO Robert Maersk Uggla tells ShippingWatch about his plans and growth ambitions for Svitzer, which he has headed for almost two years.

Photo: Maersk

Svitzer’s CEO Robert Maersk Uggla believes that the top priority for the Maersk Group’s 181 years old rescue and towing company is to maintain profitability and expand, not least in growth markets like Africa and Latin America .

In the first interview since his nomination for the Maersk Group Supervisory Board and after serving almost two years on the job, the 35-year-old grandson of late shipowner Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller talks about his plans and growth ambitions for the company, headquartered in Copenhagen.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from ShippingWatch

Norden reshuffles management and dials up growth ambitions

Norden establishes a new business structure and a new senior management team. This will entail increased growth in the carrier's tanker pool and investments in port logistics for an annual USD 20-40 million, CEO Jan Rindbo tells ShippingWatch.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs