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"A great first event! I hope to return next year!"
M Williams
Braemar Seascope
Bank Ship Finance Experts
Kjartan Bru Head of Shipping, Oslo DNB Bank
Maurice Wijmans Director, Shipping & Intermodal NIBC Bank
Mark Clintworth Head of Shipping European Investment Bank
David Frischkorn Managing Director, Investment Banking Global Hunter Securities
Interview with Halvor Sveen
Interview with Halvor Sveen
Sector Snapshots
Sector Snapshot, tankers, dry bulk, containers, lng - whats next for the market?
Industry Insight from...
Pål Vammervold Chief Origination Manager Nordea Markets Investment Banking
Christopher Rex Head of Research Danish Ship Finance
Mark Williams Research Director BRAEMAR SEASCOPE
Peter Appel Managing Partner Gorrissen Federspiel, Denmark
Traditional v Alternative Ship Finance: Where is the Future?

Key shipping banks discussed: are bank's doors open again for shipping? PLUS Oslo Bors perspective on Norwegian bonds

Eco Vessels: A Game Changer?

Maersk Line, DNV GL and European Investment Bank debated the economic pros and cons of eco vessels: will they achieve real savings?

Private Equity's Place in Shipping

What does private equity mean for the market?

Global Hunter Securities, Gorrissen Federspiel and Nordic Shipholding answered...

Plus: NEW Multi-Speaker Alternative Ship Finance Workshop

Advice was given for practitioners on how to tap new sources of finance

Scandinavian Shipping & Ship Finance Conference: uncovering new sources of capital and market opportunities

At the Conference, delegates...

Found out what the future holds for key shipping markets, including traditional sectors as well as LNG, LPG, and offshore

Heard directly from the new bank on the block, Maritime & Merchant AS: Richard Meade (Editor, Lloyd's List) interviewed Halvor Sveen live on stage

Shared their opinions on eco vessels and whether they will achieve real savings

Examined the future of the Norwegian bond market and what growth we can expect

Reflected on the effect private equity will have on the market

Learnt about Asian Export Credit Agencies and identify the newest forms of capital from this area, including ECA-wrapped bonds

Made new contacts in a relaxed and informal environment - the conference was the ideal meeting place for the Scandinavian shipping community!

Up to 45% of Scandinavian Shipping & Ship Finance Conference delegates were shipowners. Expect to meet...

  • CEO, Nordic Shipholding
  • CFO, Scandlines
  • Director - Group Treasury, Scandlines
  • VP Head of Portfolio and Risk Management, Torvald Klaveness
  • Director, Nordic Tankers
  • Vessel Portfolio Management, Maersk Line
  • CFO, Copenship A/S
  • Group Treasurer, DFDS
  • SVP, Clipper Group
  • Head of Shipowning, Eastern Bulk Holding
  • Director, Eastern Bulk Holding
  • Project Manager, Maersk Line
  • Controller, Viking Supply Ships
  • Accounting and Controlling Director, Viking Supply Ships
  • Managing Director, Hanzevast Shipping
  • CEO, NYKCool
  • Junior Project Manager, Hammonia Reederei
  • Vice President, J Lauritzen
  • Legal Tax Manager, Viking Supply Ships
  • Contract Manager & Director, Swire Blue Ocean
  • Treasury, Danske Faerger
  • CFO, Danske Faerger
  • Vice President, Evergas

2014 Scandinavian Shipping & Ship Finance Conference Speakers

  • Stephen Marais, Partner, INCE & CO
  • Simon Ellis, LNG Analyst, ICIS
  • Halvor Sveen, Managing Director, MARITIME AND MERCHANT BANK AS
  • Oivind Amundsen, Senior Vice President Head of Primary Market and Legal Affairs, OSLO BORS
  • Cyrus de la Rubia, Chief Economist, HSH NORDBANK
  • Stavroula Betsakou, Head of Tanker Research, ICAP SHIPPING
  • Maurice Wijmans, Director, NIBC BANK NV
  • Christopher Rex, Head of Research, DANISH SHIP FINANCE
  • Joep Gorgels, Country Executive Norway, ABN AMRO
  • Wilhelm Magelssen, Shipping Finance, PARETO PROJECT FINANCE
  • David Frischkorn, Managing Director, GLOBAL HUNTER SECURITIES
  • Anton Also, Investment Manager, IF INSURANCE
  • Jo Forfang, Attorney, NORSK TILLITSMANN ASA
  • Peter Appel, Managing Partner, GORRISSEN FEDERSPIEL
  • Kristoffer Lund Sandaker, Shipping & Offshore, PARETO PROJECT FINANCE
  • Remco Steger, Director, ING BANK
  • Georg Whist, Head of Shipping Europe, Asia & Middle East, NORDEA BANK NORGE ASA
  • Pal Vammervold, Chief Origination Manager, NORDEA MARKETS INVESTMENT BANKING
  • Jan-Henrik Huebner, Head of Shipping Advisory, DNV GL GROUP
  • Ronny Gothesen, Senior Vice President, DVB BANK
  • Kjartan Bru, Head of Shipping Oslo, DNB BANK
  • Mark Williams, Research Director, BRAEMAR SEASCOPE
  • Richard Meade, Editor, LLOYD'S LIST
  • Thomas Eefsen, Head of Fleet Management Services, MAERSK MARITIME TECHNOLOGY
  • Tom Elvoy, SVP - Offshore Finance, DVB BANK
  • Abhishek Mittal, Assistant Vice President - Shipping & Offshore Research, DVB BANK
  • Philip Clausius, CEO, TRANSPORT CAPITAL
  • Davide Alessandrini, Director, Export & Agency Finance, CITIGROUP

Shipping Sector Snapshots

Delegates received in-depth analytical round-ups of the following key shipping sectors

  • Oil market: trading patterns and what we can expect for pricing
  • Tankers: supply/demand drivers
  • Dry bulk: is the balance now tipping?
  • Containers: order book outlook
  • LNG/LPG: shale gas and the global gas supply/demand balance
  • Offshore: offshore supply vessels, design and the order book

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(updated 24 November 2014)

High Praise for the Ship Finance Events

"A very interesting agenda"
A Kildah
Grieg Shipping Group

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