Hans-Joerg Simon

General Counsel Chief Compliance Officer



  • Hans-Joerg became Chief Compliance Office of HANSA HEAVY LIFT in April 2017
  • From October 2011 until March 2017, he was appointed as Managing Director of HANSA HEAVY LIFT
  • He is responsible for all legal and tax issues and HANSA HEAVY LIFT’s adherence to national and international compliance regulations
  • Before joining HANSA HEAVY LIFT, Hans-Jörg was Senior Legal Counsel Corporate and Tax at Beluga Shipping · Previously, he practised for more ten 10 years as a lawyer in various international law firms, at last in the position as Salaried Partner in the investment funds practice group
  • Hans-Joerg is a member of the German Maritime Arbitration Association and acts as arbitrator
  • Education: German qualified lawyer (state exams in Mainz and Munich); qualification as Tax Lawyer; degree as magister iuris for German and Foreign Law from the Universities of Mainz and Rome; degree as Compliance Officer from the University of Augsburg