Simon S.

Transportation & Logistics | Supply Chain Intelligence | International Shipping

Denmark
EN, FR, DA

'Take the stodgiest, oldest, slowest moving industry you can find. And build amazing software for it.'​ - Aaron Levie, CEO of Box (which sounds like a container shipping company, but isn't) Currently:...see more

  • Logistics & Supply Chain Distribution
  • Mobility & Transportation

650

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Founder & CEO

eeSea
7 years
Current position
Jul 2015 - Present
Founded in 2015 and headquartered in Copenhagen, eeSea is a maritime and supply chain intelligence company, offering unbiased visibility and predictive analysis for the global container...see more

Group Commercial Manager

Gulftainer
5 years
Jun 2010 - Jul 2015
Grew and professionalized the commercial department within Gulftainer, to a fully-fledged team operating in all our geographies. Built and executed aggressive commercial strategy and ma...see more

Head of Route Market Intelligence, Global Sales & Marketing

Maersk Line
2 years
Jan 2006 - Apr 2008
Market and competitor analysis, supply & demand forecasting for the global Maersk Line container business - Built the department from scratch, including the hiring of 8 new employees an...see more

Finance Manager, Europe Region

Maersk Line
3 years
Jun 2003 - Mar 2006
P&L analysis, understanding and analysis of revenue and cost drivers, pro-active guidance on trends and suggested actions as well as concurrent review of risks and opportunities - Respo...see more

Deputy Country Manager - Maersk Madagascar

Maersk Line
2 years
Oct 2001 - Jun 2003
Responsible for sales & marketing with annual budget of $13m; Deputy MD in charge of operations, Maersk Logistics, inland transport, documentation, finance, legal and human resources - ...see more

Regional Trade Manager, North & South America - Maersk France

Maersk Line
2 years
Jul 1999 - Oct 2001
Strategic and tactical focal point between global headquarters, local sales force and local management - Led team of 2 for pricing, contract & tender management, market and competitor u...see more

Management trainee

A.P. Moller - Maersk Group
2 years
Jun 1997 - Jun 1999
Selected out of 30’000 applicants for an internal two-year young talent development program, Maersk International Shipping Education (MISE); rotated across various departments including...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Logistics & Supply Chain Distribution
  • Mobility & Transportation

Expertise

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Development
  • Project Management
  • Management
  • Sales Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Market Intelligence
  • Logistics
  • Structural Analysis
  • Containerization
  • Container Terminals
  • Terminal Services