Moving within Maersk
On 1 December 2020, Ingrid Uppelschoten Snelderwaard will take up the role as global COO of Svitzer, reporting to CEO Kasper Friis Nilaus. She will be joining the company from her current position as global head of equipment & VP in Maersk, the company of which Svitzer is part, and will be taking over from current COO, Leonardo Sonzio, who will be moving on to become head of fleet operations in Maersk.
Nilaus: "Today, innovative thinking and a digital mindset is crucial to succeed as a global towage operator and this is precisely what Ingrid stands for. She brings to Svitzer an extensive professional background in both commercial and operations that fits well with our ambitions to further strengthen the services we deliver to our customers." (amh)