Ford to step down as Port of Salalah CEO
Peter Ford has tendered his resignation from the services of APM Terminals and from the position of CEO at the Port of Salalah in Oman.
Ford, who will finish in his role in the first week of September, was appointed CEO in September 2010 after joining from APM Terminals where he held executive positions in port operations, global acquisitions and global strategy.
On Twitter, Ford said: “I have been offered the opportunity to be global COO for another organization.”
Ford is a graduate of the US Merchant Marine Academy and holds a BSc in Marine Transport and Business.
Ali Mohammed Redha, chairman of Salalah Port Services (SAOG), said: “We thank Peter Ford for his contribution to the Company and wish him best of luck in his new endeavors.”