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Register for Capital Link 7th Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum | September 23, 2014 | London‏

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You are cordially invited to attend:

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Tuesday, September 23, 2014
8:30 AM – 7:00 PM 
(Includes Networking Cocktail Reception)
Venue: One Moorgate Place, London, UK



Capital Link welcomes you to the 7th Annual Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum, to be held at One Moorgate Place in London  in cooperation with the London Stock Exchange and in partnership with RS Platou Markets. This event aims to provide investors with a comprehensive review and current outlook of the various shipping, marine services and offshore markets and in addition, cover topics of critical interest to shipping industry participants, financers and investors. 

Panels/ Discussions:

  • London as Global Investment Destination
  • Marine Services – Sector Overview
  • Global Shipbuilding – Sector Overview
  • Shipping & Bank Lending
  • Capital Markets & Alternative Financing: How to Close the Funding Gap
  • The Role & Significance of Private Equity
  • The Dry Bulk Sector
  • The LNG Sector
  • The LPG Sector
  • The Container Sector
  • The Tanker Sector
  • Offshore Drilling & Offshore Supply Sectors
  • Investment & Business Opportunities in Shipping Today

The Forum presents a unique opportunity to meet and network with a large, high-caliber audience of ship owning and offshore executives, institutional investors, research analysts, industry experts, commercial and investment bankers, risk advisors, private equity and venture capital firms, high-net worth investors, and financial media. The event will be open to the buy and sell side communities as well as the media. By attending, participants will gain a deeper understanding of the current state of the shipping and marine services industry, the subsequent effects on their investments, and a clear focus on the opportunities and challenges ahead.  

Distinguished Speakers Include:

  • Paulo Almeida, Portfolio Manager – Tufton Oceanic Ltd.
  • Christian Andersen,  President – Avance Gas
  • Peter Ashworth, Equity Analyst – Charles Stanley Securities
  • Alexis Atteslis, VP – Oak Hill Advisors (Europe), LLP
  • Anders Bergland,  Head of Equity Research – RS Platou Markets AS 
  • Christopher Bergsland,  Partner – RS Platou Gas LLP
  • Lars Vang Christensen, CEO – Epic Gas
  • Chris Conway, Managing Director, Global Shipping Portfolio Head – Citigroup
  • Andrian Dacy, Managing Director, Global Head of Maritime, Real Assets Group – JP Morgan Asset Mgmt.
  • Pierre Dincq,  Managing Director of Shipping – Exmar LPG
  • John Dragnis,  CEO – Goldenport Holdings
  • Christos Economou,  Founder – TMS Cardiff Gas Ltd.
  • Marco Fiori,  CEO – d’Amico International Shipping
  • Steffen Føreid,  CFO – Höegh LNG
  • Andrew Hampson,  Managing Director, Asset Backed Investments – Tufton Oceanic Ltd.
  • Svein M. Harfjeld,  Co-CEO – DHT Holdings, Inc.
  • Erik Helberg, CEO – RS Platou Markets AS
  • Herman Hildan,  Shipping Analyst – RS Platou Markets AS 
  • Ole Hjertaker,  CEO – Ship Finance Int’l Ltd (NYSE: SFL)
  • Jens Ismar,  CEO – Western Bulk
  • Bjørnar Iversen,  CEO – Songa Offshore
  • Fotini Karamanlis,  CEO – Hellenic Carriers Ltd.
  • Panos Katsambas, Partner – Reed Smith
  • Ragnvald Kavli,  CFO – North Atlantic Drilling Ltd.
  • James Kidwell,  CEO – Braemar Shipping Services PLC
  • Tony Lauritzen,  CEO – Dynagas Ltd.
  • Emanuele Lauro,  Chairman & CEO – Scorpio Bulkers; Chairman & CEO – Scorpio Tankers
  • Simon Lew, Partner – Norton Rose Fulbright
  • John Lycouris,  CEO – Dorian LPG
  • Alistair Mackie, Partner – Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • Clay Maitland,  Managing Partner – Int’l Registries, Inc.
  • Douglas Mavrinac,  Managing Director, Head of Maritime Equity Research Group – Jefferies LLC
  • Andrew Meigh,  Director of Strategic Development – Charles Stanley
  • Frode Mørkedal,  Shipping Analyst – RS Platou Markets AS
  • John V. Millar,  Head of Primary Markets – London Stock Exchange
  • Ben Nolan,  Director, Maritime Research – Stifel Financial Corp.
  • Finn Amund Norbye,  CEO – Deep Sea Supply
  • Hamish Norton,  President – Star Bulk Carriers
  • Jeffrey Pribor,  Global Head of Shipping Investment Banking – Jefferies LLC
  • Akbar Rafiq, Co-Head of European Credit – York Capital Mgmt.
  • Njål Sævik,  CEO – Havila Shipping ASA
  • George Saroglou,  COO – Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd.
  • Nicholas Stillman, Managing Director, Investment Banking – Clarkson Capital Markets
  • Martin Stopford, Non-Executive President – Clarkson Research Services Limited
  • Harald Thorstein,  Director – Seatankers Group
  • Truls Trøan,  Head of Corporate Finance – RS Platou Markets AS 
  • Eri Tsironi, SVP & Regional Head Greece – Dry Bulk Group – DVB Bank SE
  • Bob Vogelzang,  Head Transportation North Europe – ABN AMRO Bank NV
  • Knud Erik Wichmann,  Head of Research – Maersk Broker


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TEL: +1 (212) 661-7566
Nicolas Bornozis, President


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