Our company

Samskip is a global logistics company offering transport and related services by land, sea, rail and air with a particular focus on cost efficient, reliable and environmentally friendly transport.

With an annual turnover of over EUR 677 million, Samskip is now one of the larger European transport companies, with offices in 26 countries in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia, employing approximately 1,700 people around the world.

Samskip is headquartered in the Netherlands but was originally founded in Iceland in 1990. Since then, Samskip has produced consistent organic growth complemented by strategic acquisitions.

Samskip’s transportation and logistics activities focus mainly on the following sectors: European multimodal transport, North Atlantic integrated logistics, worldwide temperature controlled & ambient cargo forwarding and logistics, and finally European breakbulk and project cargo movements.

Kari-Pekka Laaksonen
Group CEO
Ásbjörn Gíslason- Deputy Group CEO
Diederick Blom
COO
Kristinn Albertsson
CFO
Jerome Feuvrier
CCO
Elaine Pelisson
CHRO

Ragnar Thor Ragnarsson
CIO