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Jeremy Nixon

Jeremy Nixon

Chief Executive Officer
Ocean Network Express (ONE)

Jeremy Nixon is the Global CEO of Ocean Network Express (ONE), one of the largest liner shipping companies in the world. His career originally started at sea as a navigating officer, followed by a BSc (Hons) in Maritime Commerce at Cardiff University (UK), and then four years at the Port of Felixstowe. In 1990 he completed an MBA at the University of Warwick (UK).

He has been actively engaged in the container shipping industry for the last thirty years and has held senior management positions with P&O Nedlloyd, Maersk Line and NYK Line, in Europe, North America and Asia.

From April 2008 he joined the NYK Group as Managing Director of NYK Line Europe Ltd, based in London. Then in 2010 he transferred to Singapore to become COO of NYK Line’s new Global Liner Management Division, based in Singapore. In 2012 he was promoted to CEO and went on to become a Corporate Officer of the NYK Group. In July 2017 he resigned from NYK to head up Ocean Network Express, which was a new joint venture company founded by the K Line, MOL and NYK Group companies that commenced operations in April 2018.

Ocean Network Express was established on July 7, 2017 by the integration of 'K' Line, MOL and NYK.

The Holding company was set up in Japan on July 7th 2017 and simultaneously a business management company was established in Singapore. Regional headquarters were established in Hong Kong, Singapore, UK, USA and Brazil and services commenced in April 2018.

In April 2017, 'K' Line, MOL and NYK, started services as "THE Alliance" with other major shipping companies. Ocean Network Express continues to provide services as a member of "THE Alliance." As a result of the integration, the fleet size of ONE will be 1,590,000 TEU which is the 6th largest in the world (as of January 2020). Operations are performed through a fleet of 224 vessels, including 31 super-large ships, such as world largest 20,000 TEU container-ships, in a service network covering over 120 countries around the world.