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Mark Hardiman takes up the helm at PTP

Photo: PTP Mark Hardiman new CEO of PTP
Former Port of Salalah chief Mark Hardiman has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer at the Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP) in Malaysia.

Hardiman takes over from Marco Neelsen who is standing down after seven years heading the joint venture port between MMC Group and APM Terminals.

Hardiman had a lengthy career with APM Terminals prior to leaving the top post the Port of Salalah in October 2022. His new role sees him taking up the helm at the major transhipment hub of PTP, a top 20 global container port.

 “I am honoured to be part of PTP, an established regional transshipment hub with a long and successful track record in the industry. I look forward to working with the Board of Directors and the team and am confident in our ability to achieve our growth plans and further cement our strong relations with our clients,” he said.

Speaking about the appointment Tan Sri Che Khalib Mohamad Noh, PTP Chairman, commented, “Mark is a dynamic, values-driven business leader who has a diverse background of experiences and an excellent track record of delivery in the global port, maritime and logistics industry. PTP is looking forward to Mark realising the full potential of PTP as one of the leading regional transshipment hubs in the Straits of Malacca which delivers long-term growth and value for all its stakeholders.

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