Olaf Danckwerts


Olaf is a lawyer with more than 25 years of experience in banking and ship finance.

He offered his services to Deutsche Bank, Nord/LB und Credit Suisse among other lenders mainly in the field of new building lending as well as in restructuring and on syndication desks.

Prof. Dr. Orestis Schinas


Orestis has more 25 years of experience in the maritime industry and has widely contributed in research and specialized projects too.

His educational background is in engineering and management. He frequently publishes or posts his views on current maritime affairs.

Andrea Beyer

Senior Director

Andrea is a senior banking expert with more than 25 years of experience mainly in the international ship finance.

Most of the time she has been working for Nord/LB.

Julia Klaus

Venture & China Expert

Julia studied International Business Management China and added a M.Sc. Global Management and Governance at the HSBA, Hamburg.

Julia is keen of environmental aspects and start-up activities.