01 Dec 2015

Posted on: December 1st, 2015 by womar pools

Womar Opens New Offices

We are proud to officially announce the commencement of our newly established offices in Europe and America.

In line with our motto of ‘Leadership Through Service’ and in order to serve our existing and new clients, be it pool partners or cargo interests, with a global presence WOMAR has recently opened its doors in Houston and Rotterdam.

WOMAR (USA) Inc. in Houston and WOMAR (Netherlands) B.V. in Rotterdam.

The general WOMAR email addresses will be used for all our offices, mainly chartering@womarpools.com. for chartering related matters and operations@womarpools.com for operational matters.

We are further pleased to introduce the new team members who have joined us recently.

Mrs Elna Smith (esm@womarpools.com) – Elna joins us as Chartering Manager in our Rotterdam office.

A veteran in shipping, Elna holds several shipping certificates and MSc in International Shipping from Plymouth University. We are confident that her vast experience in chartering and operations and knowledge of worldwide markets will not only bolster our performance worldwide but also be an asset to the organization and our customers especially in the West of Suez trade.

Mr Iason-Christos Iliakis (ici@womarpools.com) – Iason joins us as Operations Manager in our Rotterdam office.

A postgraduate in Transport and Maritime Economics, Iason comes with the wealth of sailing and operations management experience specific to tankers. With his expertise in Spot charters and Contracts, Iason’s contribution will be vital to voyage operations of our chemical and product tankers plying worldwide and specifically in the West of Suez.

Mr Allan Bendixen (abe@womarpools.com) – Allan joins us as Chartering Manager in our Houston Office.

A graduate from the Maersk Shipping School with a shipping career spanning decades, Allan is well known in the Chemical Tanker circle. Having worked across the length and breadth of the value chain – from traditional ship owners to Charterers and Brokers – Allan brings with him well rounded expertise and leadership skills vital to WOMAR’s global customer base with greater focus in the Americas.
Mr Eric Roublick (ero@womarpools.com) – Eric joins us as Operations Manager in our Houston Office.

An experienced Vessel Operator of CPP and chemical tankers, Eric brings on board additional sailing experience and demurrage analysis proficiency to our voyage operations in the Transatlantic and Pacific trade lanes. Eric holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.
With these new developments and with our existing Singapore and Mumbai offices WOMAR is confident in continuing and strengthening our round the clock, high-level service to our global network of our current and new customers.