About Us - What we do

Rickmers Group

What we do

The Rickmers Group is an international service provider in the maritime transport sector and a containership owner with a global blue chip customer base.

We provide advanced  shipmanagement services at the highest operational standards, and competitive price and cost. Our service scope comprises technical and commercial shipmanagement, crewing, consultancy and insurance-related services, as well as  financing, purchase and sale and newbuild supervision.

Adaptability and an entrepreneurial mindset have been a family tradition at Rickmers throughout our over 180-year history. Our network of international partners and a strong global management team safeguard the success of the company.

Rickmers Group facts & figures

  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board Rickmers Holding AGBertram R.C. Rickmers
  • CEO Rickmers Holding AG Dr. Ignace Van Meenen
  • CFO Rickmers Holding AG Prof. Dr. Mark-Ken Erdmann
  • Vessels under commercial or technical shipmanagement, or both121 (as at 31.12.2016)
  • Employees ashore499
  • Employees at sea1,723
  • HeadquartersHamburg
  • Main officesHamburg, Singapore
  • As at 06/2016