Quality with a personal touch

About Us

Management Board

Dr. Arnt Vespermann
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Hamburg Süd
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"The focus is on our customers’ needs. The Hamburg Süd brand represents quality, reliability, and flexibility, in addition to providing a specific service offering with outstanding local expertise and personal contacts in over 250 offices worldwide."

Compliance: a clear stance

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Hamburg Süd places the highest importance on compliance with laws and guidelines. We emphasize this with a Compliance Organization that’s independent of the operating business areas and with an official Compliance Management System.

Distinguished work

Quest for Quality Award
Blue Circle Award
CSR Rating Gold ecoVadis

History: More than 145 years of shipping experience


Webcam: A bird’s-eye view of Hamburg

The webcam atop the roof of Hamburg Süd’s headquarters delivers live panorama pictures every day of the Elbe River, the harbor, and the city skyline. Take a look.