Maersk Line parent company A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S reports that Chief Operating Officer Søren Toft has decided to pursue an opportunity outside of the company and will leave effective today.
The responsibilities of Chief Operating Officer are being taken on in the interim by CEO Søren Skou effective immediate. The Executive Board will hereafter consist of Søren Skou, CEO and interim COO, Carolina Dybeck Happe, CFO, Vincent Clerc, CCO, and Morten Engelstoft, CEO of APM Terminals.
“I have worked with Søren for many years, and I appreciate Søren’s many contributions to A.P. Moller – Maersk,” says Skou. “He leaves an agile and strong operating organization and we all wish Søren the very best in the future.”