Meet our team!

Huib van de Grijspaarde
Founder

Maritime transport expert and ship owner, impact investor and social entrepreneur.
Passionate about ushering in a zero-emissions shipping world and setting a precedent for a future proof maritime industry.

Richard Klatten
Chief Executive Officer

Former General Manager of energy companies Qurrent and Green Choice.
> 25 years experience in corporate and commercial law, esp. related to technology.
Founding partner of law-firm Kennedy van der Laan.

Prasanna Colluru
Director Corporate Strategy

Strategy and innovation professional with > 10 years of international experience spanning the maritime, energy and retail industries.
Driven to build businesses to create large-scale positive impact.

Fokke van der Veen
Director Operations

Former Manager – Equipment Specialist Group at Heerema Marine Contractors.
> 20 years of experience in technical innovation in the maritime industry.
Hands-on sailing experience as former Chief Engineer.

Gust Biesbroeck
Financial Advisor

Seasoned ship finance executive. Experience in commercial- and risk management roles in banking in NL, Greece and Hongkong.
Former Global Head of Transportation Finance at ABN Amro Bank (’08 -’17). Now focuses on advisory work related to financing the energy transition in shipping.

Marjon Castelijns
Manager Business Development

Commercially-minded and impact-oriented operations professional.
> 15 years of international experience in Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Project Management and Business Development in Europa and Africa.
Now leveraging previous experience to make operational business processes sustainable.

Milinko Godjevac
Senior Integration Advisor

Marine system integration professional with >15 years experience in academia and industry.
Enthusiastic about engineering
next-generation ship propulsion systems and improving sustainability of maritime assets through innovation.