New chief shipping analyst named at BIMCO

Independent ship-owning association BIMCO has appointed Niels Rasmussen as its Chief Shipping Analyst. He will take up his new role on January 3rd 2022.

Most recently Rasmussen was Global Head of Research at Maersk Broker, a role he held for six years focusing on the main shipping segments; dry bulk, tanker, and container. Prior to that Rasmussen held several different roles at Maersk Line.

Michael Lund, Deputy Secretary General at BIMCO, said that “we are delighted that Niels will be heading our shipping market analysis team. BIMCO will continue to publish its quarterly reports about the main shipping segments while increasing our focus on the solutions and impacts of decarbonization”.