Morten Engelstoft is retiring from his role as ceo of APM Terminals. He will be succeeded by current coo Keith Svendsen, effective July 1, 2022.

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Keith Svendsen.

Engelstoft has worked at A.P. Møller-Mærsk for the past 36 years. He was appointed ceo of APM Terminals in 2016 and as a member of the executive board of A.P. Møller-Mærsk in 2017. Svendsen has served as coo of APM Terminals since 2017. Prior to that he held several senior positions within the A.P. Møller-Mærsk group, including at Maersk Line and Maersk Logistics/Damco.  

Meanwhile, Henriette Hallberg Thygesen will be appointed as the chair for APM Terminals. She has been with A.P. Møller-Mærsk since 1994 and has held various senior positions for Svitzer, Maersk Tankers, Maersk Oil, Maersk Logistics/Damco. In addition to serving as chair, she will also assume executive board responsibility for safety and resilience, which includes crisis management across A.P. Møller-Mærsk.