The Management Group

Martin Bencher Group is represented worldwide with 30 offices in 22 countries. At the beautiful seaside at the harbor of Aarhus, Denmark you can find our head quarter where our management and administration is located.  

The Executive Management Group are responsible for the overall managerial tasks – also focusing on supporting daily sales and operational work. Their main task is to ensure that we follow the strategy; that we focus on profitability, we keep being innovative and maintain our attractiveness towards customers, suppliers, employees and the market. 

Management & Partners

CEO: Peter Jensen

Peter Thorsoe Jensen

Founder and owner of Martin Bencher Group. Lifelong experience within the shipping industry. 

Jeppe Frank

Partner and responsible for Group sales & communication. Background in int. sales and project shipping.

Joergen Hougaard

Partner and responsible for Group operations. Taking the lead on QHSE, insurance and legal matters. 

Line Nitschke

Line is responsible for finance of the MB Group and has a strong background in international logistic group companies covering Finance, Systems and Risk & Compliance.

Morten Olesen
Partner & President
Martin Bencher USA

Morten has been working closely with the Group since the very beginning. In 2002 he became a partner in MB USA and in 2018 partner in MB Canada.

Floris Schorsch (sort_hvid)

Floris Schorsch
Partner & Managing Director
Martin Bencher France & Spain

Former Merchant Marine Officer  sailing the seven seas with CMA CGM – worked in Chile and Ukraine. Since 2010 partner in Martin Bencher France.

Andre Cali
Partner & Regional Manager
South East Asia & Australia

Andre started as a trainee in Martin Bencher Denmark in 2007 – since 2010 he has developed Martin Bencher in South East Asia and Australia, with base in Singapore.

Nils Hammar
Chairman of Board

40 years in shipping with Salén-Group, Delmas-Vieljeux and CMA-CGM, where he created the project cargo department. Member of Martin Bencher board since 2009.

Thomas Lind Jensen
CIO – Head of IT Operations

Former Country manager in Martin Bencher, Denmark. More than 15 years experience within the Forwarding industry. Responsible for IT infrastructure and development.

Søren Nygaard Jepsen
GM – Contracts and Carrier

Søren has worked with project forwarding for 20 years across the world and holds an MBA degree in Shipping and Logistics. Special focus on contract & risk management.

General Manager | Head of QHSE: Birthe Drachmann

Birthe Drachmann
General Manager & Head of QHSE

Birthe has more than 20 years experience as Quality Health & Safety and Environment Manager. Taking the lead on Code of Conduct and Corporate Social Responsibility