Senior Leadership Team


Kim Fejfer Chief Executive Officer
A.P. Møller - Mærsk
Member of Group Executive Board and CEO of APM Terminals

Kim Fejfer is a member of A.P. Møller – Mærsk’s Executive Board since January 2011. He was appointed CEO of APM Terminals in June 2004 and is located in The Hague, Netherlands company headquarters.

Christian Moller Laursen Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Christian Moller Laursen has served as Vice President and CFO of APM Terminals since 2004 and was appointed Group Vice President for the A.P. Moller–Maersk Group in May 2007.

Mr. Laursen has been a part of the A.P. Moller-Maersk Group since joining as an economist with the Financial Planning Department of Maersk A/S in Copenhagen, Denmark, in 1990.
Susanne Marston Vice President, General Counsel
Susanne Marston was appointed Vice President and General Counsel of APM Terminals in August 2014, and is a member of the Senior Management Team.
Jeff De Best Chief Operating Officer

Jeff De Best joined APM Terminals in April of 2014 as Chief Operating Officer, with responsibility for operations throughout the APM Terminals Global Terminal Network of port facilities.

Tiemen Meester Vice President, Business Implementation Russia and Baltics Portfolio Manager
As Vice President for Business Implementation, a position to which he was appointed in July 2011, Tiemen Meester is responsible for the successful implementation of new projects and for the provision of functional expertise within civil engineering, operations, and related fields company-wide.
Francois-Xavier Delenclos Vice President, Business Development
As Vice President of Business Development, Mr. Delenclos is responsible for exploring and developing new opportunities and partnerships throughout the port industry and adjacent markets. He previously ran the company’s corporate strategy and business development unit guiding the company’s strategic direction and investment priorities, serving in this capacity since August 1st, 2011. Mr. Delenclos previously held the position of Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Mergers & Acquisitions.
Martin Gaard Christiansen Chief Commercial Officer
Martin Gaard Christiansen is APM Terminals Chief Commercial Officer, responsible for expanding the customer base for APM Terminals’ Global Terminal Network.
Erik Eisenberg Vice President, Communications and Branding

Erik Eisenberg joined APM Terminals in January 2011, and is responsible for all aspects of internal and external communications and company branding, including long- and short-term strategies, and the development and training of corporate communications skills.

Prior to joining APM Terminals, Mr. Eisenberg held the position of Head of Information at Dansk Supermarked, a market-leading European retail business, and a fellow member of the A.P. Moller-Maersk Group.

Henrik L. Pedersen Asia-Pacific Region Head
Henrik L. Pedersen is the Head of the APM Terminals Asia-Pacific Region, having previously served as APM Terminals’ Vice President of Business Development for Latin America. Based in Singapore, Henrik is a member of the APM Terminals Global Senior Leadership Team.
Steve Bird Vice President, Human Resources and Labor Relations
Steve Bird joined APM Terminals in February 2012, from Trinity Mirror PLC, where he led the Human Resources Department, having also held positions with Ford Motor Company, GlaxoWellcome and NatWest Group.
Peder Sondergaard Africa-Middle East Region Head

Peder Sondergaard is Head of the company’s Africa-Middle East, with responsibility for operations in 13 port and terminal facilities in 12 nations spanning Western Africa, the Persian Gulf and Sri Lanka. The AME Regional office is located in Dubai.
Eric Sisco North America Portfolio Manager

Eric Sisco has been associated with the Maersk Organization since 1978, first as outside Legal Counsel to the Maersk Companies in the United States and later as a Senior Executive in the A.P. Moller-Maersk Group’s Container Business. Mr. Sisco’s current role is North America Portfolio Manager and he is located in Portsmouth, Virginia.
Ben Vree Europe Portfolio Manager

Ben Vree is the Europe Portfolio Manager, with responsibility for 13 terminals in 12 countries, as well as Inland Services operations. Mr. Vree previously served as CEO of APM Terminals Rotterdam, overseeing the operations, expansion and strategic planning of the Maasvlakte I and Maasvlakte II facilities. He is a member of the Senior Leadership Team.

Mr. Vree joined APM Terminals from the North Sea Group, an oil products and bio fuels trade and distribution company based in The Netherlands, where he served as CEO from 2011 to 2012.
Joe Nielsen Head of Global Container Port Business Development

Joe Nielsen was named Global Head of Container Port Business Development on August 1st, 2014 to lead and develop the company’s global container port activities and partnership strategy.
Kevin Furniss Vice President, Health, Safety, Security, Environment and Sustainability

Kevin Furniss joined APM Terminals as Vice President of HSSE in January 2014, and has company-wide responsibility for Health, Safety, Security and Environmental sustainability.