Peter Sand will join ocean and airfreight rate benchmarking, shipping index and market analytics platform Xeneta as chief analyst, effective November 1.

Peter Sand-Xeneta

Sand, currently chief shipping analyst at BIMCO, has extensive knowledge and experience in the shipping and logistics industry. He has worked at BIMCO for over a decade and, prior to that, worked with D/S Norden – a Danish shipping company operating in the dry cargo and tanker segments.

Xeneta ceo Patrik Berglund said: “Peter is a staple in the market who consistently gives a fresh and global outlook into the ins and outs of the ever-changing container shipping world. His extremely well thought through market commentaries and expert insights will serve to further position Xeneta data as the go-to-source for accurate container rate information.”

As chief analyst, Sand will be responsible for delivering expert insights to strengthen Xeneta’s state-of-the-art intelligence software for both ocean container and air freight.