Freight rate benchmarking platform Xeneta has appointed Jesper Kjaedegaard as a board member.

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Kjaedegaard is an independent board member of several maritime-related companies and most notably served as a senior executive in the Maersk group for 30 years. 

Xeneta ceo Patrik Berglund said: “Jesper’s vision for a more transparent shipping industry aligns nicely with ours. His clear understanding of how a universal container price reference point benefits all shipping industry stakeholders and what is needed to make it a reality makes him the perfect fit to join our board.”