Lorentzen & Stemoco are happy to announce that Nikolaj Ankerstjerne Sørensen has joined our company as Managing Director, Copenhagen and Head of Newbuilding Copenhagen and Oslo.
Nikolaj has worked as a Newbuilding/S&P broker for the past 11+ years, focusing primarily on Tankers and Gas Carriers while also dealing with Container Vessels and Bulk Carriers. He was with Maersk Broker in Copenhagen from 2006 until 2013, doing competitive S&P broking and also working as a Newbuilding broker for the APM Maersk Group.
Nikolaj joined Poten and Partners (London) in 2013 to head the company’s Newbuilding projects combined with a position as S&P broker. He brings relationships to a number of Scandinavian/European clients within ship owning, design and management and the vast majority of relevant Builders in Korea, China and Japan.
Before shipping, Nikolaj was in retail and investment banking from 1995 (Danske Bank, Copenhagen and London).
Petter Sissener will also join our team in Oslo as SnP broker and Research Analyst focused on the Dry cargo market.
Through this, Petter will work closely with all our departments, particularly SnP/NB, Dry, and Research.
He has just finished his MSc at Cass Business School in London and has previous work experience as a financial analyst.