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Anthony J. Firmin
Chief Operating Officer at Hapag-Lloyd AG


Anthony J. Firmin joined Hapag-Lloyd in 1995 as Finance Director of Hapag-Lloyd America Inc., responsible for the USA, Canada and Latin America. Prior to that, the business administration graduate had been Head of Accounting at Sharp Electronics, Hamburg, and Chief Financial Officer of Johnson & Johnson Professional Products in Hamburg.

In 2000, he was appointed Managing Director of Hapag-Lloyd Container Line GmbH, responsible for worldwide business administration. In 2005, he took over responsibility for ship and container management, cooperations and purchasing. From 2009 to 2014, Firmin was Managing Director of the division Yield Management & Network.

As of July 2014 Anthony J. Firmin has taken over the responsibility for the global shipping business as Chief Operating Officer (COO).

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Agenda Sessions

  • Operator Keynote| The race for reliability: Building the service that customers want

    , 09:25
  • Keynote panel| The 2020 check-in: How are operational choices driven by the Sulphur Cap regulation impacting on commercial agreements between Carriers and Shippers

    , 09:45