- Mr Steve Felder took over as MD, effective 1st of August, 2017
- Mr Felder will oversee operations of India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, and Maldives for Maersk Line, the core liner shipping company of the Maersk Group, and the leading container shipping company in the world
- Maersk Line is the market leader in shipping industry in India
Maersk Line announced the appointment of Mr Steve Felder as Managing Director (India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Maldives). Mr Steve Felder will take over this role to add further momentum to the Maersk Line Asia growth trajectory. Prior to this appointment, Mr Felder was the Managing Director – Eastern Africa for Maersk Line based in Nairobi, Kenya. He has also served as Managing Director – Israel, based in Tel-Aviv, preceded by Africa Sales Director, based in Cape Town, South Africa. He also has extensive experience on the retail and banking sector.
“I am looking forward to this new assignment and working with the team at Maersk Line in this region. This is an exciting time to be in India and I would like to build on and add further momentum to our various initiatives in this sector. Going forward, our focus will remain committed to the India growth story and to our customers by providing integrated logistics solutions, added by Mr Steve Felder, MD, Maersk Line (India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Maldives)
“We are very pleased to have Mr Steve Felder on board. We are positive that with his collective knowledge in the emerging markets, business expertise and effective leadership, he will be a catalyst who will help steer Maersk Line into a new stage of professional excellence and growth,” Franck Dedenis , Former Managing Director , Maersk Line(India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Maldives).