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Executive Vice President Henriette Hallberg Thygesen has been with A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S since 1994. She has held various positions in Spain, China, Hong Kong, USA and Copenhagen for Maersk Tankers, Maersk Oil and Maersk Logistics/Damco.

Henriette became CEO of Svitzer in 2016 where she is responsible for driving profitable growth through optimization of market portfolio and improved customer satisfaction.

As one of the world’s largest shipping nations, it is crucial for Danish Shipping to work actively with shipping partners in ICS to secure global regulation on issues as safety, climate and the environmental footprint for our global industry.

Henriette H. Thygesen

Education Highlights

  •  Maersk Mise Programme (1997)
  • Master of Science (cand.merc.mat) from Copenhagen Business School (1998)
  • Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from Copenhagen Business School (2003)
  • Executive MBA from Columbia University, New York and London Business School (2009)