New Managing Director for Blue Water ShippingCompany News // October 23, 2012
Kurt Skov, Blue Water Shipping's founder and Managing Director, has stepped down and entrusted the role of Chief Executive to Kim Hedegaard Sørensen.
Blue Water Shipping has just celebrated its 40th anniversary, with Mr Skov at the helm throughout.
"Much has happened in Blue Water's 40 year history, and there have been ups and downs. When founding Blue Water, it was my ambition to create a good, local shipping and freight forwarding company offering consultancy and service to the local clients," said Mr Skov. "The aim was to be the best in town, and our strategy has not changed."
"Kim Hedegaard Sorensen is a very competent and experienced man with the right values for leading the sustained development of Blue Water Shipping", he said.
Mr Sørensen has a master's degree in economics from Aalborg University and worked at AP Moller/Maersk Group for 17 years.