Lise DemantGlobal Chief Commercial Officer at Svitzer
Lise Demant (1978) is an experienced leader within the global shipping industry with a wide-ranging expertise in both operations and the commercial field. She started her career as a shipping trainee with Maersk and climbed the ranks within Maersk Tankers. In 2013, Lise joined the towage sector and Svitzer and she is currently the Managing Director of Svitzer Europe, the largest among four regions within Svitzer. As region head, she reports to Svitzer’s CEO and serves as part of the global leadership team. Before taking on her current role, Lise was Svitzer’s global chief commercial officer and she also held various international positions including the role as regional Chief Operation Officer in Svitzer Asia. Over the years, she has added academic competences in finance and leadership at Copenhagen Business School, IMD and INSEAD.