Ulrik Sanders leads the firm’s global work in shipping and is the founder of the Center for Digital in Transportation.

Since joining the firm in 2005, Ulrik has focused his client work on the transportation and logistics industry.

He began his career in the shipping industry and now leads BCG's global shipping team. Ulrik also leads BCG's Shipping Benchmark Initiative and has pioneered new ventures aimed at improving the shipping ecosystem such as the xChange, a container exchange platform.

Before joining BCG, Ulrik was a vice president at A.T. Kearney, Andersen Consulting, and Maersk Line.


  • MSc, business law and economics, Copenhagen Business School