DFDS has a two-tier management structure with a Board of Directors elected by the General Meeting. The Board appoints the Executive Board, comprising the CEO and CFO. Our Executive Management team also includes the heads of Shipping Division, Logistics Division and People & Ships.
Niels Smedegaard has been President an CEO of DFDS A/S since 2007. He holds an MSc. in Economy.
Chair: The Bikuben Foundation, Kollegiefonden Bikuben, Danish Shipping.
Torben Carlsen has been Executive Vice President and CFO of DFDS A/S since 2009. He holds an MSc. in Finance.
Chair: Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners, CI-II K/S & CI-III K/S, Chairman of the Investment Committee; Gro Capital Fund I K/S, Chairman of the Investment Committee.
Peder Gellert Pedersen is Executive Vice President for DFDS' Shipping Division, which covers all Passenger, Ro-Ro, and Ro-Pax activities and their associated terminals.
Eddie Green is Executive Vice President for DFDS' Logistics Division which includes all land transport on roads and railways, as well as container and side port activities.