International Transport Forum - 2014 annual summit Transport for a Changing World | 21-23 may 2014 - Leipsig, Germany | France presidency
Noel Hacegaba
Chief Commercial Officer
Port of Long Beach
Do mega-ships need mega-ports?
12:45 - 14:15Friday, 29 May 2015

Noel Hacegaba has served as Chief Commercial Officer and Managing Director of Commercial Operations for the Port of Long Beach, California, USA since 2014. Long Beach is the second largest seaport in the USA. Hacegaba is responsible for port operations, business development, customer service and security and is the senior executive in charge of commercial operations. Prior to his current role, Dr. Hacegaba managed the daily business activities of the Port, including four bureaus and 17 divisions, as the Deputy Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer. Before that, he served the Long Beach Harbor Commission as its Executive Officer and managed the daily activities of the Harbor Commission and its staff, including all administrative and communications functions. He also made recommendations on public policy, coordinated international trade missions and represented the Harbor Commission before all elected officials and Port stakeholders.