Holger Oetjen joined Hapag-Lloyd in Hamburg in 1982. After earning a business degree from the Hamburg (Germany) School of Business in marine transportation he has held numerous trade management positions for Hapag-Lloyd in New York and Hamburg.
In 2000, Holger Oetjen took over as Managing Director of Hapag-Lloyd (Canada) Inc. in Montreal followed by a posting in Paris as President of Hapag-Lloyd (France) S.A.S..
He returned to Hamburg in 2014 to lead Hapag-Lloyd’s Area Germany.
Since July 2019, Holger Oetjen is responsible for the Atlantic Trade as Senior Director Trade Management Atlantic.