Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has announced the appointment of Nigel Pusey as Chief Commercial Officer. Nigel will be reporting directly to Claus Hyldager, Chief Executive Officer and will be a member of ISS’ executive management team.
The new position has been created to deliver a tightly focused commercial strategy for ISS and to continue to improve and develop the products and services offered to customers across its strategic business streams, including marine, cargo and supply chain solutions. Nigel will also be responsible for identifying innovative opportunities for the organisation and enhancing the commercial function by improving service and delivery processes. He has extensive senior executive experience in the shipping sector including working for P&O Nedlloyd as Chief Commercial Officer, Corporate Finance Director, as well as Managing Director of Southern Africa.
He has also worked as Chief Executive Officer for The Maersk Company (UK), Senior Vice President, A.P. Moller – Maersk Group, and Non Executive Chairman of INTTRA.
Said Nigel Pusey: “I am very pleased to be joining ISS in this new role. It’s a great opportunity to be involved in driving the company to achieve its goals and I look forward to contributing my extensive experience to benefit ISS, customers and employees.” Adds Claus Hyldager, Chief Executive Officer: “This is a key new position for the business as we continue to focus on delivering the very best products, services and solutions to our customers. Nigel’s range of experience and commercial acumen will be a great asset as we drive the business forward.
Inchcape Shipping Services is the world’s leading maritime services provider. With over 290 proprietary offices in 67 countries, and a workforce of over 3, 700, the company’s diverse global customer base now includes owners and charterers in the oil, cruise, container and bulk commodity sectors as well as naval, government and inter-governmental organisations.
ISS provides landside commercial and humanitarian logistics, transit, offshore support, informational and other associated marine services. The company also provides a growing range of outsourcing services including global crew and marine spares logistics; port hub agency management