Chinsay hires Maersk Strategy Manager

16th June 2015, Stockholm & London: Chinsay, the global standard for online freight and commodities contract management in physicals, has announced today that Carsten Leth has joined the company as the head of global business development. Leth will be on the management team and will play a major part in shaping the strategic direction of the company.

Leth joins Chinsay from Maersk Line, where he was in charge of internal strategy and consultancy for a number of years. Leth’s primary focus included planning the strategic direction for Maersk Line, working on M&A activity and various in-house projects. Prior to that Leth honed his skills at a private equity firm in Copenhagen, at PwC and Nordea.

Dag Sundén-Cullberg, Chinsay CEO & founder, says: “Carsten has a great background in strategic planning, shipping and high-level business development. I am confident that his experience at Maersk Line will prove invaluable at Chinsay as we grow the business and roll out new products and services. I am very much looking forward to working with him and welcoming him to the team. This is an important time in the development of our industry and having people of Carsten’s calibre and experience will help us drive the business forward.”

Carsten Leth says: “Chinsay is bringing big changes to the shipping and trading communities, with innovative use of technology, which is delivering new levels of efficiency and security to world-wide contract management. The business is growing rapidly, in Asia, Europe and the US and it’s an excellent time to join the company. The logistics and physical commodity markets are going through a period of great change and I see Chinsay being at the heart of that change.”

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Chinsay is the global standard for online freight and commodities contract management in the physical markets. The company’s technology provides 21st Century control and management to one of the most important, but historically, one of the least technologically connected areas of world trade – the trading and transportation of physical commodities. Chinsay is the only company which is completely focused on bringing control, security and real-time cost efficiencies to the trillion dollar global commodity and freight trading market.

Headquartered in Stockholm and with regional offices in the USA, Singapore and the UK, Chinsay has more than 3000 users at 270 corporate clients across 40 countries, ranging from some of the largest trading houses, commodity producers and their brokers through to cargo charterers and ship operators. Clients benefit from the cloud-based, real-time contract management and position-keeping that only Chinsay can provide.

When Chinsay launched in 2000 it was clear to the founders that a contract was at the heart of every trade. Now Chinsay is at the heart of every contract.

Chinsay brings control, efficiency, accuracy and security to global trade.

For more information visit http://chinsay.com

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