R. Patrick Eckelmann
Patrick is a director at Oaklins Germany and leads its logistics, marine equipment and energy & recycling teams. With more than 16 years of professional experience, 12 of which have been as a managing director or board member, both nationally and internationally, he has in-depth expertise in logistics, port & maritime services and shipping as well as in industrial & environmental services and recycling. He has mainly worked for technologically-oriented medium-sized companies in various management capacities. He has substantial knowledge about generational change within family-owned enterprises and organizations.
After working for several years at the MPC Münchmeyer Petersen Group in Hamburg as an international asset manager, Patrick joined Oaklins Germany in 2020. He has a diploma in international business administration, has an advisory board position at Hafen-Klub Hamburg e.V. and is an ambassador for the Center for Artificial Intelligence Hamburg (ARIC) e.V.