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Huib van de Grijspaarde
Founder

Maritime transport expert and ship owner, impact investor and social entrepreneur with a focus on sustainable mobility.

Founder & CEO of Kibo Motorcycles Africa.

Co-founder & Chairman of the Board at Savvy Riders Africa.

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

Former Venture Builder at Enviu and founder of a sustainable textiles start-up.
> 10 years experience in innovation and strategy in the maritime, energy, and apparel industries.

Fokke van der Veen
Director Operations

Former Manager – Equipment Specialist Group at Heerema Marine Contractors.
> 17 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.
Former MD of International Procurement Agency Africa and founder of two service providing start-ups in East Africa.