Mr Claes Berglund
Director of Public Affairs and Sustainability, Stena AB, and
Chair of the GEF-UNDP-IMO Global Industry Alliance
Claes Berglund is the Director of Public Affairs and Sustainability at Stena AB. He has a Bachelor in Science and is an officer in the Royal Swedish Navy (reserve). Previously, he has been route director and member of the executive board at Stena Line. Before entering the shipping industry, 15 years ago, he spent 12 years working in road-based transport and third party logistic services. He is currently Chair of the GEF-UNDP-IMO GloMEEP Global Industry Alliance to support low carbon shipping. Stena AB has activities within Ferries, Tankers, Ports, Offshore drilling, Ship Management, Real estate and Other investments. The group has a 4 billion€ turnover and 15.000 employees and operates more than 170 vessels worldwide. Stena is active in the challenge of finding sustainable energy sources for the shipping industry and has among other things introduces the world’s first Methanol ferry.