People are at the core of our business. United by common goals and shared values, we harness the passion, commitment and expertise to deliver the exceptional service our customers deserve.
Chief Executive Officer
Frank Olsen joined Inchcape Shipping Services in 2016, and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in 2018.
With background as a Seafarer, Frank Olsen has over 23 years’ experience across navy, offshore and merchant fleets. Frank has held various senior management positions within port operations, maritime services and logistics sectors globally.
Chief Operations Officer
Trond Baade joined Inchcape Shipping Services in 2003, and was appointed Chief Operations Offer in 2018.
Trond is a Master Mariner with various seagoing experience. Since coming ashore, Trond has held various senior management positions in Asia, Middle East and Europe.
Chief Commercial Officer
Christopher Crookall joined Inchcape Shipping Services in 2014, and was appointed Chief Commercial Officer in 2018.
Christopher has an extensive career in Liner shipping having held various senior positions in the Middle East, Americas, Africa and Europe with P&O Nedloyd, Maersk and Inchcape.
Chief Human Resources Officer
Richard Demblon joined Inchcape Shipping Services in 2020 as Chief Human Resources Officer.
Richard is an experienced international HR leader with sound commercial acumen and a genuine passion for people. He is recognized for delivering the people agenda in line with business strategy. Richard has held HR leadership roles at group, regional and asset level within FMCG, mining, oil & gas and engineering sectors across global locations.
Chief Procurement Officer
Simon Potter joined Inchcape Shipping Services in 2016 and was appointed Chief Procurement Officer in 2022.
Before joining Inchcape, Simon held various senior management positions in Europe with IMPA, P&O Ferries, DFDS and A.P. Moller. Simon is an FCIPS accredited Procurement & QHSSE professional, who in addition to his position at Inchcape holds a voluntary seat on the IMPA Council, helping shape the future and direction of the Association.
Chief Information Officer
Andy Ashwell joined Inchcape Shipping Services in 2011, and was appointed Chief Information Officer in 2022.
Andy has a broad background in IT outsourcing and transformation services. He previously held roles in several different sectors and industries within the UK. At Inchcape Andy has lead a variety of IT disciplines and departments, successfully developing and executing digital and IT strategies enabling Inchcape to achieve and stretch its goals.
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