Ship management company V.Group has appointed Ulla Eithz Nielsen as managing director of V.Ships Germany.

Ulla Eithz Nielsen

Eithz Nielsen joined V.Group in 2019 and previously served in the role of coo of operational excellence.

Franck Kayser, ceo at V.Ships, said: “It is our intention that Hamburg will become V.Group’s container centre of expertise and our main hub of operations to serve both our German and international container customers.

“Ulla’s appointment supports this strategic ambition, and she will provide the leadership and direction required in her new role.”

V.Group also appointed Loris Di Maio – previously programme manager of operational excellence – as head of operational excellence.