Jess Holmberg

Senior Operations Manager at NORDEN

Jess Holmberg has a diverse work experience in the maritime industry. Jess started their career as a Sergeant in the Danish Army from 2002 to 2004. From 2004 to 2007, they worked as a Dual Officers Cadet at the Maersk Group. In 2007, they joined Clipper Projects as a Shipping Trainee, eventually becoming an Assistant Operations Manager and later an Operations Manager, responsible for vessel operations and chartering. In 2013, they joined Thorco Shipping as an Operations Manager, handling general cargo, heavy lift, and handysize vessels. Following a merger, they continued their role at Thorco as Operations Manager until 2014. From 2014 to 2015, they worked at Austral Asia Line Pte Ltd as an Operations Manager, overseeing the Tramp and Pacific Liner operations department. Jess is currently employed at Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S, where they started as an Operations Manager and is currently serving as a Senior Operations Manager.

Jess Holmberg's education history begins in 1999 when they attended Sct. Knuds Gymnasium until 2002. Following this, they attended the Danish Army Sergeant School from 2002 to 2003. From 2004 to 2007, Jess studied at the Svendborg International Maritime Academy. In 2007, Jess attended both Copenhagen Business School and Erhvervsakademi vest, completing their studies in 2009. At Copenhagen Business School, Jess obtained an HD 1. Del degree in Business/Commerce, General, while at Erhvervsakademi vest, the degree attained is not specified but the field of study was Shipping and Transportation. Additionally, Jess completed the BIMCO Masterclass Workshop on Voyage Charter, and it is also mentioned that they were associated with Assurenceforeningen Skuld, but no specific dates or degrees were provided for these two experiences.



  • Senior Operations Manager

    January, 2019 - present

  • Operations Manager

    April, 2015