Alcott Global Podcast: Susana Elvira, VP, Global Head of Human Resources – Ocean and Logistics at A.P. Moller – Maersk

Jul 19, 2021

In Episode #117 of Leaders in Supply Chain and Logistics Podcast, Radu Palamariu, Managing Director Asia Pacific of Alcott Global interviewed Susana Elvira, VP, Global Head of Human Resources – Ocean and Logistics at A.P. Moller – Maersk

Listen to the full episode here.

Key highlights of this episode:

  • Why Susana stayed with the same company for 20 years

  • Maersk’s strategy to becoming one of the leading end-to-end supply chain service providers in the world

  • Why transformation is a critical element of consistency

  • What keeps people at Maersk

  • What makes HR special, recruitment, and attracting the right people

  • Susana’s own story around diversity and inclusion

In this episode, Susana Elvira shared why she stayed with the same company for 20 years, what makes HR unique, driving change and many more. Susana stated that HR is about creating spaces where people can feel valued, be treated with dignity, and be excited to do more, grow more, and learn more- the very reason why she chose to stay in the industry for a long time, up until now. She also imparted us with an important lesson regarding speaking up and using your voice- as a woman and in general. 

About Susana Elvira

Susana Elvira is the Vice President and Global Head of Human Resources for Ocean and Logistics at AP Moller-Maersk. She is a great professional in the HR field and has been with Maersk for close to 20 years in many different roles across different geographies.

About Leaders in Supply Chain Podcast

The host, Radu Palamariu, has been named as a top 3 Global Supply Chain Influencer on Linkedin and has been featured on Forbes, Bloomberg, Bangkok Post and MIT Supply Chain Talent magazine. Radu invites executives to share stories and perspectives around technology, logistics, e-commerce, supply chain and manufacturing, and their views on how the future will look like, on his Leaders is Supply Chain Podcast channel. All episodes are available on iTunes, Spotify and Google Podcasts.

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