Currently, Jakob Stausholm holds the position of Chief Financial Officer & Director at Rio Tinto Ltd. and Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director at Rio Tinto Plc.
He is also Chief Strategy & Transformation Officer at Maersk Line A.
In his past career he occupied the position of Group Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director at A.P. Møller-Mærsk An and Chief Strategy, Finance & Transformation Officer at Maersk A (a subsidiary of A.P. Møller-Mærsk A), Group Chief Financial Officer at ISS An and Group Chief Financial Officer for ISS World Services A (a subsidiary of ISS A), Vice President-Asia Pacific Finance at Shell Plc and Chief Internal Auditor at Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Vice President-Finance for Shell Exploration & Production Co. (a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell Plc).
He received a graduate degree from the University of Copenhagen.