Mr Bjarne Foldager
Maersk Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. Malaysia, Singapore & Brunei
EUMCCI Board of Directors
Bjarne Foldager works for the A.P. Moller - Maersk Group and since 15 January 2011 holds the position as managing director of Maersk Malaysia Sdn Bhd, responsible for Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei based in Kuala Lumpur.
Prior to his recent appointment, Bjarne Foldager was the managing director of A.P. Moller Singapore which is the largest ship owner in Singapore owning and operating a large fleet of modern oil tankers, LNG-carriers and container vessels.
In addition Bjarne Foldager was previously the global head of Maersk Crew Management with headquarter in Singapore. He was responsible for the manning of more than 350 vessels and global responsible for safe and efficient manning of the fleet owned by Maersk Line, Maersk Tankers and Maersk Supply Service.
Bjarne Foldager has worked with the A.P. Moller - Maersk Group for more than 21 years and prior to joining the team in Singapore in 2008 he has held various positions in Copenhagen and New York. In Maersk Tankers he was responsible for the operation of the Product and Crude carriers and in Maersk Line he headed Fleet Management with the overall responsibility for the 500 owned and chartered container vessels.
Today he enjoys life in Kuala Lumpur together with his wife and three children and enjoys travelling to new countries and learns about the different cultures.