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Vincent Clerc

Vincent Clerc

Executive Vice President and Member of the Executive Board
CEO Ocean and Logistics

A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S

Vincent Clerc was appointed as Executive Vice President and Member of the Executive Board for A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S in 2017.  In December 2019, he was named CEO of Ocean & Logistics for Maersk and holds the responsibility to lead an enterprise wide transformation to become the integrator of container logistics. As CEO, Vincent Clerc is ultimately responsible for the organization’s financial performance for the Ocean and Logistics segments.  He does that by focusing on his passion to engage the organization to serve customers’ needs, enable teams to move to a new digital world and create sustained value across the value chain.

Vincent joined Maersk in 1997 and worked for Maersk Line for the next two and half decades in various positions of increasing responsibility, focused primarily in finance and trade management and was eventually named as the Chief Commercial Officer for Maersk Line in 2015.

Vincent holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Lausanne, Switzerland and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School and London Business School.

A.P. Møller - Mærsk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customers’ supply chains. As a global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 80,000 people.