Mikael Skov is the CEO of Hafnia, a newly established company created through a merger between Hafnia Tankers and BW Tankers. He was the co-founder and the CEO of Hafnia Tankers, a global shipping company involved in the transportation of refined oil products. He has more than 32 years of experience in the shipping industry. He is a board member of Clipper Group Ltd and was an industry representative of the Danish Maritime Strategy Team established by the Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs. In addition, Mikael is on the Members' Committee of the International P&I club Skuld.
Prior to establishing Hafnia Tankers, Mikael worked 25 years in Torm, an international product tanker and bulk carrier company, of which he served two years as the CEO. Mikael graduated in Economics and Language from Copenhagen Business School and has attended the International Executive Programme at Insead.