Glen Hilton


Glen Hilton

CEO & MD - Australia


Glen Hilton is the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of DP World Australia.

Glen started his career in Adelaide where he was the CEO of CSX World Terminals’ local operation. CSX’s acquisition by DP World brought Glen into the Group in 2005. The following year Glen was put in charge of DP World’s port operation in the Dominican Republic where he successfully managed the RTG operation to manage 80 percent growth during his first year there. After two years working near the intersection of global trade, Glen was made regional head of DP World’s SE Asian operations – responsible for port and terminal facilities across the region including in Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam. In 2013, Glen became CEO of Malaysia’s largest container terminal the Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP).

With an annual container throughput of 5.9 million TEUs and 20,000 people employed on site, Glen successfully optimised operations to drive greater capacity and growth. Most recently Glen has been based in Singapore working with Chinese suppliers of port-side investments in Turkey, Europe and South-East Asia.