Søren Skou

Søren Skou has been CEO of A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S since June 2016.
Søren Skou

Søren Skou became CEO of Maersk Line in 2012, and has been a member of the Executive Board since 2007.

Søren Skou joined Maersk in 1983. Over the next decade and a half, he held various positions in Maersk, with roles in Copenhagen, New York and Beijing. In 1998 he joined Maersk Tankers, where he was CEO from 2001 to 2011.


  • International Council of Containership Operators (ICCO)

Education Highlights

  • MBA (honours), IMD, Switzerland
  • Business Administration, Copenhagen Business School
  • Maersk Shipping School

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