Gernot Ruppelt

Senior Vice President & CCO / Senior Management
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Gernot Ruppelt is Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer for Ardmore. Mr. Ruppelt has built up, lead and developed the company’s global commercial platform since joining as Chartering Director in 2013.  He was promoted to senior management in December 2014. Mr. Ruppelt has extensive management and commercial experience in the maritime industry. Before joining Ardmore, he was a Tanker Projects Broker with Poten & Partners in New York.  Previously, he held various positions up to Trade Manager for Maersk in the United States, Europe and Asia.  Mr. Ruppelt holds an Executive MBA from INSEAD.  He also graduated from the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers in London, Hamburg Shipping School and Maersk International Shipping Education (MISE).  Mr. Ruppelt is currently Chairman of INTERTANKO’s Commercial and Markets Committee, and he serves on the Board of Anglo Ardmore Ship Management.