Executive Board

Martin Thaysen is Group CEO of the Santa Fe Group A/S. Prior to joining Santa Fe in April 2015, Martin Thaysen has held various management positions in a number of international companies, most recently as Executive Vice President of global logistics group CEVA Logistics in China. Before that, he spent 18 years in the A.P. Møller-Maersk Group, in both corporate and operating entities across the world, among others as Chief Commercial Officer of the APM logistics company, Damco, and earlier as Head of Group Strategy where Martin Thaysen was responsible for preparing and implementing the APM Group strategy. Martin Thaysen is educated within the APM Group. In addition he holds an Executive MBA from IMD Business School and has completed executive programmes at Harvard Business School.

Christian Møller Laursen is Group CFO and member of the Executive Board of the Santa Fe Group. Prior to joining Santa Fe in May 2015, Christian Møller Laursen was CFO and Vice President for APM Terminals, one of the leading global developers and operators of marine port infrastructure. Before joining APM Terminals, Christian Moller Laursen held a number of management positions with the A.P. Møller-Maersk Group, including roles as General Manager for Finance and Administration in Indonesia, Pakistan, Taiwan and Singapore before becoming regional CFO for South America based in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Christian Møller Laursen holds a Master of Finance from the University of Aarhus and his educational background also includes executive programmes at Harvard Business School, IMD and London Business School.