NYK is pleased to announce that Mr. Hideki Suzuki, currently Managing Director of NYK Group Europe Ltd, will succeed Mr. Svein Steimler as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of NYK Group Europe Ltd.
Mr. Suzuki will take up his new position with effect from April 2017 and will be based in NYK’s regional headquarters in London.
Mr. Suzuki joined NYK in 1987. Over the years he has had a range of duties and positions in NYK, as well as a secondment to the cabinet office of the Japanese Government.
With over 30 years’ experience in the shipping industry, Mr. Suzuki brings a vast knowledge and experience of both the car carrier and liner shipping markets to this strategic role.