About the Council


Erik Noeklebye

Erik Noeklebye

EVP & COO Shipping Services
Wallenius Wilhelmsen ASA

Erik Noeklebye came to Wallenius Wilhelmsen ASA and the role as EVP & COO Shipping Services, from the position as CEO of EUKOR Car Carriers, and prior to that as Vice President Head of Region North America for EUKOR. His previous experience includes 18 years with Wilhelmsen Lines and Wallenius Wilhelmsen, holding various management and executive positions within operations and commercial, latest as President Head of Region EMEA. He also has 10+ years of experience as board member for various joint ventures.

Erik holds a degree in economics and business administration from Norwegian School of Management.

Wallenius Wilhelmsen is a market leader in RoRo shipping and vehicle logistics, managing the distribution of cars, trucks, rolling equipment and breakbulk to customers all over the world.

It is comprised of 9 400 employees in 29 countries worldwide, headquartered in Oslo, Norway (OEX: WALWIL). The company's main brands are Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean, Wallenius Wilhelmsen Solutions, EUKOR, ARC and Armacup. Total income for 2019 was USD 3.9 billion.

The company operates 125 vessels servicing 15 trade routes to six continents, together with a global inland distribution network, 120 processing centres, and 11 marine terminals. Its purpose is to build sustainable supply chains, imagining new, more efficient solutions for the changing world of mobility and transport on land and sea. Its goal is a zero emission full-lifecycle supply chain for vehicles and working in partnership with customers and business partners to get there.