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.

Henrik L. Pedersen Chief Financial Officer

Henrik Lundgaard Pedersen was appointed to the position of APM Terminals CFO in 2015. Mr. Pedersen, who has been with the Maersk Group since 1998, had previously served as CEO of APM Terminals’ Asia-Pacific Region. 

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.

Jakob Bomholt Chief Commercial Officer
Jakob Bomholt joined APM Terminals in April 2015 as Chief Commercial Officer, with responsibility to lead the company’s global growth in the commercial sector throughout the APM Terminals Global Terminal Network of port facilities and Inland Services.
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.
Joe Nielsen Vice President, Head of Port Investment

Joe Nielsen was appointed Vice President in November 2015, and has responsibility for all of APM Terminals’ global port investments, including container, as well as dry bulk, liquid bulk, and multiple/general cargo facilities. 

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.

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.
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.
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.
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.
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.