Robert Maersk Uggla

Chair, Chair of the Nomination Committee, member of the Transformation & Innovation Committee, and member of Remuneration Committee.

Not considered independent due to the position as CEO of A.P. Moller Holding A/S.

  • Nationality: Swedish
  • Born: 1978
  • Gender: Male
  • Joined the Board: 2014
  • Current election period: 2022-2024

Other management duties:

  • The Drilling Company of 1972, A/S* (Vice Chairman)
  • A.P. Moller Capital P/S (Chairman)
  • Maersk Tankers A/S* (Chairman)
  • Agata ApS (CEO)
  • Estemco XII ApS (CEO)
  • IMD (Director of the foundation board)
  • International Business Leaders’ Advisory Council, IBLAC (member)
  • Board positions in a number of controlled subsidiaries of A.P. Moller Holding A/S.

*listed company


  • MSc in Business Administration (2003), Stockholm School of Economics, including studies at Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi.
  • Executive education at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Stanford Business School, Harvard Business School, and IMD.


  • Leadership experience within investments, incubation, transportation, and infrastructure related activities.

Attendance in Board and Committee meetings during 2021**:

  • Board meetings: 9 out of 9
  • Nomination Committee meetings: 2 out of 2
  • Remuneration Committee meetings: 5 out of 5
  • Transformation & Innovation Committee meetings: 1 out of 5

**In 2021 the Transformation & Innovation Committee held five meetings; four of these were after Robert  Mærsk Uggla stepped down in March

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