Dr. Peter W. de Langen

Owner and Principal Consultant
Ports & Logistics Advisory (PLA)

Dr. Peter de Langen is the owner and principal consultant of Ports & Logistics Advisory (PLA). PLA aims to contribute to a better ports industry by providing advice, analysis and executive education. PLA works for leading organisations in the ports industry, such as Port of Rotterdam, Port of Barcelona, Maersk Line, the Panama Canal Authority, ESPO and the World Bank.

Peter is a part-time professor at Copenhagen Business School, where he aims to develop cutting edge research in ports & logistics. Peter is a thought leader in the port industry; his publications are widely read and cited, he publishes opinion pieces in Port Strategy and regularly speaks at industry conferences. From 2007 to 2013, Peter was a corporate strategist at Port of Rotterdam Authority.