Maritime Assets

Management

Holger Strack

Holger Strack

CEO Maritime Assets

Holger Strack has been Chief Executive Officer of the Maritime Assets segment since 2011. As of July 2016 he additionally holds the position of CEO of the Maritimes Services segment. Based on his longstanding experience in the shipping industry he became Managing Director of Rickmers Reederei in 2010. He has been involved in initiating more than 70 vessel projects and the sale of 50 vessels within the last three years. Today he is responsible for the asset management with a value of more than €2.0 billion, leveraging on almost two decades of shipping expertise. His profound knowledge in shipping also enables him as former Managing Director of companies in the Maritime Services segment to be involved in the development of our technical and operational shipmanagement. Apart from the daily business, Holger Strack is now focusing on the business development and customer relationship management to further establish our network with the leading shipping liner companies and international financial investors involved in the maritime industry. 

After an apprenticeship in Industrial Commercial Management, he started his career in Rickmers Reederei already in 1997 and worked successfully in various departments and numerous senior management positions in Accounting and Treasury, becoming Director Treasury in 2004.

Dr Timo Haenelt

Dr Timo Haenelt

CFO Maritime Assets

Dr Timo Haenelt has been Managing Director of Rickmers Reederei and Chief Financial Officer of the Maritime Assets segment since December 2016. In addition he holds the position of Executive Vice President Accounting, Reporting, Mergers & Acquisitions at Rickmers Holding. Prior to his joining the Rickmers Group he worked many years in Audit and Accounting Advisory for the PricewaterhouseCoopers AG. 

Dr Haenelt studied business administration and passed the tax consultancy examination.