Global Chief Information Officer
MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A.
Born and raised in Geneva, Switzerland, Andre Simha joined MSC, a global leader in transportation and logistics, in 1987. He is responsible for implementing and developing the complex data flow between the company’s headquarters and its agencies worldwide. Simha oversees more than 1,000 staff globally, providing interactive software solutions for MSC, as well as steering the company’s broader activities related to technology, innovation, and digitization. He is an advocate for collaboration and standardization in the shipping industry in areas of technology such as smart containers, where shippers of cargo benefit from a degree of harmonization among carriers and other actors in the supply chain. MSC, founded in 1970 by Gianluigi Aponte, operates 480 offices across 155 countries with more than 70,000 employees.