ShippingWatch

"This is my last job as CEO, I can't take any more after that"

After going from Norden to the top post at BW Group the air miles clocked by Carsten Mortensen have hit the roof. To cope, the Danish CEO has become fanatical about planning.

Photo: PR/BW Group

Not many Danish CEOs land the opportunity to stand at the helm of an international group, but former Norden CEO Carsten Mortensen is one of them. Last year, he was  awarded the Chief Executive position at shipping giant BW Group.

It is a new adventure for the man who logged 17 years at Norden and prior to that, several years with Maersk Group. However it is also a complete transformation in work style, especially on the travel front. While the CEO is no stranger to travel, he has never before seen this many air miles on the job.

Already a subscriber? Log in.

Read the whole article

Get access for 14 days for free.
No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • 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

Shipping in a safe position despite shaky world economy

Container carriers are facing a couple of difficult years, but otherwise the shipping industry looks set to do well despite dark clouds over the world economy, according to shipping analyst. ”Right now, most companies are making a lot of money.”

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs