Pierre Danet was appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in July 2015.
Pierre started his professional career in Procter & Gamble (P&G) in 1991. After five years in the company, he became Finance Group Manager for Household Cleaners division for Western Europe. In 2011, after almost 20 years with P&G, he accepted the offer of Hewlett Packard (HP) to become Regional Chief Financial Officer of the Personal Systems Group for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. He held this position until 2015.
Pierre holds a Master's degree in Finance from ESSEC.
In September 2016 it was announced that A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S will be reorganised into two separate divisions; Transport & Logistics – which Maersk Line is part of - and Energy. The change in strategy has brought with it a change in leadership at the top of the company.