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Maersk Line has announced that on 7 April 2015, Pierre Danet, current vice-president and regional CFO of Hewlett Packard, Printing and Personal Systems in EMEA, will join Maersk Line as chief financial officer and be part of the management board of Maersk Line.

The group's current chief strategy, finance and transformation officer, Jakob Stausholm, will continue in the role of chief strategy and transformation officer.

According to the group, the move adds further focus and leadership to the ongoing transformation and business development of Maersk Line.