Hamburg Süd christened the “Polar Ecuador” container ship in Antwerp.
From left to right: Jakob Wegge-Larsen (CFO Hamburg Süd) and his wife Jeanette Wegge-Larsen, Philippe Van de Vyvere (owner and CEO of SEA-invest), Sonia Van de Vyvere (sponsor of the “Polar Ecuador” and wife of Philippe Van de Vyvere), Frank Smet (CCO Hamburg Süd), and Captain Lucki (“Polar Ecuador”).
Hamburg Süd christened the “Polar Mexico” container ship in the Mexican port of Veracruz on the weekend.
From left to right: Jakob Kaiser (Hamburg Süd Mexico), Michael Kuemmel (Hamburg Süd Region Caribbean and Latin America West Coast), Maciej Jedynski (Captain "Polar Mexico"), Carlos Ayala (Logistics and Distribution Director of Alpek Polyester), Claudia Dávila (sponsor of the “Polar Mexico” and wife of Carlos Ayala), Dr. Arnt Vespermann (CEO Hamburg Süd), Matthias Dietrich (Hamburg Süd Region Caribbean and Latin America West Coast), and Victor Monroy (Hamburg Süd Mexico).
Hamburg Süd has been awarded the Volkswagen Group Award 2017. Pictured: (from l. to r.) Matthias Müller, Chairman of the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG, Dr. Ottmar Gast, Chairman of the Executive Board of Hamburg Süd, Dr. Francisco Javier Garcia Sanz, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG responsible for Procurement
(l.-r.) Rene Wlach (BU Management Rio Grande do Sul, Hamburg Süd/ Aliança), Julian Thomas and Martin Susemihl (Regional Management South America East Coast, Hamburg Süd/ Aliança), Jaques Maggi Quartiero (Camil Alimentos S.A.), Sponsor Luciana Pereira Quartiero, Dr. Ottmar Gast (Chairman of the Executive Board, Hamburg Süd) and Dr. Stefan Traumann (General Consul of Germany, Porto Alegre).
After the Christening of "San Christobal“ (l. to r.): Mr. O.H. Kim (President & CEO Hyundai Heavy Industries), Mrs. Kim, Dr Andreas Jacobs (Advisory Board of Dr. August Oetker KG), Sponsor Natalie Jacobs, Dr Ottmar Gast (Chairman of the Executive Board Hamburg Süd), Dr Rolf Schuster (German Embassy South Korea), Mr. S.H. Ka (Hyundai), Michael Britton (General Manager Region Asia Pacific, Hamburg Süd), Mr. J.C. (Hyundai)