Kristian Mørch has 33 years of experience in the shipping industry, including six years based in Asia. With a background from several major Danish maritime companies, he moved to Norway in 2015 to head up the leading global chemical tanker and terminals operator Odfjell SE. Odfjell Tankers currently operates a fleet of 91 chemical tankers that sail wordwide, while Odfjell Terminals is JV-partner in five tank terminals located in the US, Belgium, Korea and China.
Mørch came to Odfjell from the position as Partner and Group CEO of Clipper Group, and prior to that with a career at A.P.Moller-Maersk where he held various executive positions, latest as COO of Maersk Tankers. He has extensive board experience, and was a member of the Odfjell Board of Directors from 2014 until he assumed the role of CEO. Other board assignments include Maersk Broker, J.Lauritzen, Clipper Group and Nordic Shipholding.