Head of Risk Management, Maersk
Lars is Head of Risk Management at Maersk, where he is responsible for insurance, enterprise risk management and business continuity management. He is a lawyer by background with particular focus on oil & gas, shipping and insurance. He worked as a practicing lawyer at the Danish law firm, Plesner, and as an in-house counsel at Maersk Oil.
From 2005 to 2010 he headed up Maersk Oil’scorporate legal department and in 2010 he assumed his current position as Head of Risk Management at Mærsk as well as Managing Director of Maersk‘s captive insurance company, Maersk Insurance A/S. Lars has broad international experience, including a five year posting to the Middle East (Qatar) from 1999 to 2003. He is a board director of two insurance companies.