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Jenkins appoints new non-executive chairman

Jenkins Shipping, which has a major terminal in the Port of Belfast, has appointed one of the top men in international shipping, Jesper Kjaedegaard, as non-executive chairman.

Mr Kjaedegaard spent more than 30 years with the A.P. Moller-Maersk Group, rising to group senior vice president of the world's biggest container shipping company, and is the former chief executive of Britain's the Maersk Company UK.