Morten H. Engelstoft

Executive Vice President Morten H. Engelstoft (50) has been with A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S for 31 years. He has had a long tenure with Maersk Line and other brands, including postings in USA, Vietnam, Taiwan, Singapore and Italy.

Morten H. Engelstoft, Executive Vice President A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S and CEO for APM Terminals, Chairman Svitzer.


In 2007, Morten H. Engelstoft was appointed Chief Operating Officer for Maersk Line, a role he held until 2014 where he was appointed CEO of APM Shipping Services which included roles as CEO of Maersk Tankers and chairman of Damco, Svitzer and Maersk Supply Service.

He became CEO of APM Terminals in 2016 where he is heading the strategy towards increased operational excellence and improved customer service.

Education highlights

  • Executive MBA, IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2005
  • A.P. Moller’s Shipping Education