Thomas Gimbel

Director Global Chartering



  • Thomas was appointed Director Global Chartering at HANSA HEAVY LIFT in October 2016
  • He joined HANSA HEAVY LIFT as Senior Chartering Manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) in June 2011, and was also involved in helping build the Singapore team
  • Previously, Thomas worked as Senior Chartering Broker for the Asia Desk at Beluga Chartering GmbH, Bremen
  • He was also employed at SOL Chartering GmbH, Bremen, where he started off as Chartering Broker before later being appointed Chartering Director
  • Prior to that, in 1998 Thomas worked as Chartering Broker with Power of Attorney at Condor Schiffahrt, Hamburg
  • Education: Apprenticeship as Shipping Agent at Bruno Bischoff, Shipowner and Agency, in Bremen