Margus Schults

CEO of Tallink Silja Ltd

Margus Schults is the CEO of Tallink Silja Ltd and has worked for the Tallink corporation since 2008. Schults has served as Tallink Silja’s CEO since 2009. He has previously functioned as an advisor for the board of directors of the Tallink Silja corporation. Prior to Tallink Silja, Schults worked for the SEB bank group’s Stockholm headquarters in a leadership position within human resource management.

Margus Schults was born in 1966 and has a Ph.D in Electronics and Telecommunication.

Work Experience

Tallink Silja Ltd, Chief Executive Officer, 2009 –

AS Tallink Grupp, Head of Organisational Development and Head of Investor Relations, 2008-2009 SEB

Head of Service Management, Financial Planning and Human Resource Management in Tallinn, Riga and Stockholm, 1994-2008


Positions of Trust

Member of the Director’s Institute of Finland since 2013

Board member of the Finnish Shipowner’s Association since 2012

Vice-president of the Finnish-Estonian Trade Association since 2012

Member of the Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce’s group of delegates since 2012

Board member of DNA since 2012

Member of the supervisory board of WWF Finland since 2016