Caroline Pontoppidan is a Danish and US lawyer with a Danish legal education as well as a L.LM from Duke University, N.C.
She is admitted to the Danish, N.Y and the Washington Bar. She joined Maersk from the Danish law firm Kromann Reumert, where she started in 1993 and became equity partner in 2000 (area: M&A). Before Kromann Reumert, Caroline was Assistant Attorney at the intellectual property firm Libermann Nowark in New York.
Caroline Pontoppidan joined Maersk Line as General Counsel in 2013. Three years later she was promoted to Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Head of Corporate Affairs for A.P. Møller – Maersk. Caroline reports to CEO, Søren Skou and is part of the A.P. Moller – Maersk Executive Leadership Team.