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Morten Kelstrup

Chief Commercial and Innovation Officer
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Morten Kelstrup joined the Maersk Group in 1998 as a Gas Sales Manager in Maersk Oil. He went on to hold several leadership and executive roles in commercial, strategy and economics at Maersk Oil, and became Managing Director including in Kazakhstan and at the technology start-up Maersk TriGen. Most recently Morten served as Managing Director for Maersk Oil UK.
On 1 May 2018, Morten was appointed Maersk Drilling’s Chief Commercial and Innovation Officer and became a member of the Senior Management Team.

Before joining Maersk, Morten worked with the Danish Oil & Gas Company and Texaco.

He holds a Master’s degree in economics and business administration from the University of Aarhus and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

Connect with Morten on LinkedIn here.

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Who We Are
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Ms. Angela Durkin

Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

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Mr. Brian Nygaard

Chief Process and Information Officer

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Mr. Frederik Smidth

Chief Technical Officer

Mr. Jesper Ridder Olsen

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Jørn Madsen

Chief Executive Officer

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Mr. Nikolaj Svane

Chief Strategy and HR Officer