July 10 2012
Former APM T vice president for business development joins Manila's ICTSI
ICTSI Ltd, a subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc (ICTSI), has appointed Hans-Ole Madsen as senior vice president for Europe and the Middle East region.
Mr Madsen, a Danish national and graduate from the AP Moller Shipping School in Denmark, will be based in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
He joins the company from APM Terminals, where in his last position he was vice president for business development in Africa, the Middle East and Indian subcontinent. From 2006 to 2008, he served as chief executive in south Asia for Maersk India. He also held various executive positions in Maersk offices in Nigeria, Pakistan, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia and Denmark from 1985 to 2005.
Mr Madsen has 25 years of solid experience in port management, shipping, trade and logistics; and has also attended various executive programmes at INSEAD and IMD business schools in Europe.
"I am delighted to join the ambitious and entrepreneurial ICTSI family, and I look forward to contributing to the continuous development and growth in the region," he said in a company press release.
Within the EME region, ICTSI presently owns and operates container terminals at Gdynia, Rijeka, Batumi and Tartous.