Modern Terminals, Hong Kong’s oldest container terminal operator, today announced that Peter Levesque, the company’s current coo will succeed Sean Kelly as managing director beginning next year.
As part of Modern Terminals executive succession plan, Kelly and Levesque have begun a six-month transition period beginning 1 July. Kelly, who has been with the company for the last 17 years, will step down at the end of 2016.
Levesque has been with Modern Terminals since February of 2010, and has served as chief commercial officer and most recently as chief operating officer. Prior to Modern Terminals, he held executive positions at DHL, CEVA Logistics, and American President Lines.
Besides Hong Kong, Modern Terminals has port interests across mainland China.