…Alexander Schepers (born 1979) is the sole shareholder and director of the SMS Bereederung GmbH & Co. KG.
He graduated with a degree in Maritime Economics and Port Management at the University of Applied Science in Elsfleth (Germany) – “Diplom Wirtschaftsingenieur für Seeverkehrs- und Hafenwirtschaft (FH)”.
Since his youth he was involved in the operation of the fleet of Schepers Bereederung, Haren. In 2005 he was employed by H. Clarksons & Company in London as a shipbroker for container feeder vessels and was concentrating on one of the biggest container feeder operators on the Continent, fixing more than 300 contracts.
Being the fourth generation involved in shipping in his family he joined his father in 2009 and delivered into the existing fleet of six general cargo and container vessels an additional four complex multipurpose heavy lift tweendecker, built in China.