Maritime technology company Value Maritime has announced that Frans van de Bospoort has been appointed as a non-executive director.
Frans is Global Head of Shipping and works for almost 14 years at DVB Bank and brings a wealth of knowledge, expertise and network to the Value Maritime. Under his leadership DVB Shipping grew to a loan book of USD 12 bln with 250+ international clients.
Commenting on the appointment, Maarten Lodewijks, Chairman of Value Maritime, said:
“We welcome Frans as our non-executive director. His global experience, his knowledge of the shipping market and his extensive international network will be valuable as we continue to grow Value Maritime worldwide.”
Commenting on his appointment, Frans van de Bospoort said:
“I am extremely pleased to join this young and entrepreneurial company as non-executive director. The product they have developed is right in the sweet spot of the agenda of every stakeholder in the maritime industry. Reducing the carbon footprint in the maritime sector with proven technology. Value Maritime can directly assist shipowners to walk the talk on their sustainability strategy, and make an impact immediately.”
Value Maritime is a young maritime technology company based in Rotterdam. With their patented Filtree System and CO₂ Battery together with their smart financial solutions, they offer shipping a lower ecological footprint and a higher return. Value Maritime consists of a team of experienced engineers and financial experts.