Head of Sustainability, Gothenburg Port Authority

Edvard Molitor is the Head of Sustainability in Port of Gothenburg, Scandinavia’s largest port and one of the leading ports of the world in environmental matters. Mr Molitor leads the strategic environmental management at the Gothenburg Port Authority and is responsible for the sustainable development of the port through successful implementation of environmental permits and international requirements.

From 2017 to 2020, Mr Molitor chaired the Sustainable Development Committee of the European SeaPorts Organisation and from 2020 onwards, he is the vice chairman of the Climate & Energy Committee of the International Association of Ports and Harbors.

Mr Molitor has a wide international experience of environmental management, sustainable development, maritime operations, and marine pollution response, and holds a M.Sc. degree in Aquatic and Environmental Engineering from Uppsala University. Mr Molitor has previously worked at SSPA Sweden AB, at the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) and at the Swedish Coast Guard Headquarters.