Promoting & Connecting the Next Generation

Board Members

Gustav Ellingsen

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  • Position: Chairman
Gustav has worked in the shipping industry for over 10 years. Originally from Norway he started working for Gearbulk in 2007 and moved with them to Switzerland in 2015. He is currently Head of Treasury and based in Pfäffikon, Sz. Gustav also took...…

Ahmed Top Sakkal

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  • Position: Board Member
Ahmed has joined LafargeHolcim Group in 2008 as Chartering Manager where he focuses on expanding the shipping footprint of the group in the dry bulk market, and the optimization of the group fleet. During his 12+ years shipping career, Ahmed covered an array…

Giovanna Montanaro

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  • Position: Board Member
Giovanna has over 15 years of experience working as lawyer in Schellenberg Wittmer's Trade & Transport Group in Zürich. She is specialising in all aspects of trade and transport law, including maritime and aviation law, as well as insurance law. Giovanna regularly assists…

Geanina Gabathuler

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  • Position: Board Member
An experienced global logistics and ocean transportation professional with seven years exposure to commodities and the trading business environment. Geanina has a background in shipping, both containers and conventional, currently being responsible for chartering and logistics of bulk commodities at a reputable trading...…