Member of the Board
Charles Baker took up the position of CEO of Baltic Hub as of 9th July.
A UK national, Charles is an experienced port industry executive. He started his career with Canada Maritime Agencies, a Canada’s CP Ships company acquired by Hapag-Lloyd AG. He moved across the “K” Line agency before joining the Port of Felixstowe (HPH) in 1993 as a ship planner. Between 1993-2000 Charles worked in various operational and supervisory roles in planning and shift management areas before pursuing an interest in Sales and Marketing, moving to HPH’s Thamesport. In the following years, he moved back to Felixstowe as Commercial Manager UK and then worked in Brasil for HPH. After that experience, he became HPH Commercial and Business Development Director in Barcelona. In 2008 Charles joined APM Terminals Commercial efforts in expansion at their global HQ in The Hague and managed the MSC and CMA CGM accounts worldwide. As part of the new Executive team, Charles returned to Spain to manage Noatum Ports, an JP Morgan Investment Fund investment. His last position before joining Baltic Hub was General Manager of PSA’s terminal – TC Mariel in Cuba, a greenfield site opened in 2014.