Søren Toft

Chief Operating Officer


Søren Toft was appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Maersk Line in January 2014.

Søren joined the Maersk Group in 1994 as a management trainee. For nearly two decades, he has held a number of leadership roles in sales, strategy and operations in Denmark, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Germany and the Netherlands. Prior to his current role he was Vice President and Head of Network Planning in Maersk Line.

Søren holds an Executive MBA from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland.


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.