Maersk Growth

Maersk Growth is the Corporate Venture arm of A.P. Moller – Maersk. We accelerate the future of trade by injecting capital and our own unique rocket fuel into ventures that apply new business models and technologies to transform global transport.

Bringing value beyond capital

Maersk Growth was founded with a clear purpose: to shape the future of trade by acting as a catalyst for the next generation of trade and logistics power players. The Growth team combines expertise spanning 70 years within Maersk and 25 years in the venture world.

As a strategic investor, we provide funding for startups working in the transport and logistics space – but our buck doesn’t stop there. We augment every dollar we invest with our expertise and global reach. In addition, by mobilising dedicated Maersk resources, we empower startups to build synergies that sharpen their competitive edge. 
 
It's what we call bringing value beyond capital. 
2017
Maersk Growth founded
With the means and mandate to accelerate the future stars of trade
15
Investments to date
With an expanding portfolio of startups across a full spectrum of innovation
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Dedicated team
With the global expertise and infrastructure that you need to go all the way

Connect to a unique competitive advantage

The “Maersk Growth ABCDE” is our core offering. It enables startups to leverage our assets, brand, customers, data and expertise in order to launch earlier and scale faster. 

Assets

Leverage our vast asset base including modern vessels and terminals

Brand

Harness the power of our brand's global presence and reach

Customers

Access our global +100,000 customer base and volumes

Data

Connect to our rich data covering 20% of global trade

Expertise

Tap into the deep industry expertise embodied by our ∼80,000 employees

Where we invest

We drive transformation in the trade and logistics industry by unlocking the potential of promising startups in three critical areas:

Smart logistics

The future of logistics is digital, flexible, transparent and convenient. We invest in ventures that deploy new technologies and business models to enhance the global flow of goods.
 
smart logistics

Enabled trade

Smaller enterprises are disadvantaged by complexity in the supply chain and lack of information, trust and financing. We invest in ventures that are eliminating these barriers by simplifying and improving access to trade.
 
Enable trade

Sustainable Supply Chain

Sustainability is a global aspiration and logistics has a key role to play in addressing environmental and societal challenges. We invest in ventures that increase sustainability by reducing emissions and waste across the supply chain.
sustainable shipping

Learn more about Maersk Growth

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