Steven Yoogalingam, currently our Managing Director of APMT Aqaba in Jordan, has been appointed as the Managing Director of Suez Canal Container Terminal, Egypt, reporting to Head of HUB Terminals.
Steven will assume the role on 1st April 2021, after a handover period with Lars Vang Christensen who, as previously announced is appointed as Managing Director APMT Callao, Peru.
Steven has an international background and worked in several terminals worldwide, including our APMT joint-venture terminal Tanjung Pelepas in Malaysia. Throughout his career he has served in various operational, commercial and leadership roles, most recently leading a complex joint-venture gateway terminal in Aqaba Jordan.
Steven’s extensive experience in terminal management will ensure SCCT continues to build on its strong foundations, delivering value to its Shareholders and Customers. He will no doubt continue to strengthen Stakeholder and Customer relationships, as well as develop the Organization to effectively manage the challenges that lie ahead.
During his tenure in Aqaba, Steven has led the ACT Team to achieve solid Company-wide results. In this time ACT has delivered substantial improvements in efficiencies, service levels and returns to Shareholders.
Steven has a degree in Law and completed several executive development programs.