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Brian Nygaard

Chief Process and Information Officer
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Brian Nygaard joined the Maersk Group in 2005 as Strategic Sourcing Manager.

Since then he has held several leadership roles in Maersk Procurement, including Head of Strategic Sourcing in North and South America and Global Head of Procurement at A.P.M. Terminals, as well as being a member of the Maersk Procurement management team. He moved to Maersk Drilling in 2015 to take over the role of Head of Procurement.

In 2017 he was appointed Maersk Drilling’s Chief Strategic Officer and became a member of the Senior Management Team. Global Business Solutions was established in 2018 and is now led by Brian.

Before joining Maersk, Brian worked as an M&A lawyer in leading Danish law firms. He holds a Master’s in Law and an MBA from IMD and University of Lausanne.

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