07 April 2014

Clarksons Opens Dry Cargo Broking Operation in New York

Clarksons, the world's leading shipping services group, is delighted to announce that it has further expanded its global network with the opening of a new Dry Cargo broking operation in New York. The team will be headed up by dry bulk expert Philipp Bau. Philipp previously worked for LB Chartering in Stamford CT for nine years and is joined by Duane Pelz (also ex-LB Chartering) and Douglas Newton who transfers from Clarksons' Singapore office.  The team will be based in Clarksons' office in Manhattan.

Mark Goodall, MD of Dry Cargo commented:

"We are delighted with this initiative to broaden our operation in the US.   This will further enable us to develop the Atlantic cargo base focused around our clients' needs. Philipp's wealth of experience will be invaluable in driving this forward."

Philipp Bau, head of New York Dry Cargo, added:

"Joining the market leader is incredibly exciting.  Clarksons' global presence and world-leading  information brings immense benefit to any market where it operates and I look forward to being part of its success in the US."

Philipp Bau
Philipp Bau

Duane Pelz
Duane Pelz

Douglas Newton
Douglas Newton

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