Mr. Engelstoft joined the A.P. Moller-Maersk Group in 1986 as a management trainee and has gained over thirty years of experience in the shipping industry. He has held functional, operational and commercial leadership roles with Maersk Line in the USA, Vietnam, Taiwan, Singapore and Italy, as well as Denmark, and held the position of Chief Operating Officer for six years before assuming the post of CEO of APM Shipping Services in January 2014, which included the responsibilities of CEO of Maersk Tankers, Chairman of DAMCO, Svitzer and Maersk Supply Services.
He is an Executive Vice President in A.P. Moller-Maersk AS and was appointed to the Executive Board on December 1, 2017.
Mr. Engelstoft holds an Executive MBA from IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland.