Preben Sandberg Pettersson, M. Art, Bsc Adm and MBA, Head of the State Aid Division in the Danish Ministry of Business and Growth and Chairman of the State Aid advisory Committee to the Danish Government. He has been employed in the Danish Government Administration since 1987 with enterprise policy, competition and State Aid policy and business economics as main responsibilities focusing on EU affairs and counselling of the Central Administration and Ministers on EU policy and in State Aid questions. Since 2006 he obtained the post as Head of the State Aid Division in the Danish Consumer and Competition Authority counselling the Central Administration and the Government in State Aid matters, which function in 2011, was moved to the Ministry of Business and Growth. He has been posted in the Danish Permanent Representation in Bruxelles 1991-1994 and 2002 – 2006 doing EU affairs as Minister Counsellor including as chairman for several council working Parties during the Danish Presidencies in 1993 (Internal Market, shipbuilding, ECSC, technical harmonisation) and 2002 (Competitiveness and Growth, Competition, State Aid and Commercial Questions (International Trade).
- AdvanFort to Undertake Restructuring Program 07 mars 2014AdvanFort, one of the oldest private maritime security providers in the world will undertake a restructuring program as part of its commitment to deliver highly effective counter-piracy services to its clients. This program will implement rigid quality control for its PCASPs, and is meant to ensure that the company complies fully with all regulations in […] […]World Maritime News
- Star Bulk Takes Delivery of Its Second Post-Panamax Bulk Carrier 07 mars 2014Star Bulk Carriers Corp., has taken delivery of M/V Star Sirius, a Post-Panamax bulk carrier of approximately 98,000 deadweight tons carrying capacity. The Star Sirius is the second of the two modern Post-Panamax bulk carriers to be delivered to the company, pursuant to the relevant binding agreements announced on January 29, 2014. The vessel has […] […]World Maritime News
- Conoship Naval Architect Wins VNSI Wim Timmersprijs Award 07 mars 2014Conoship Naval Architect Jan van der Zee has won the VNSI Wim Timmersprijs award for his graduation work ‘Collaborative Design Tools’. At this moment, data exchange between ship design applications is often done manually, which takes a lot of time and is prone to errors. Based on technologies developed in national research project Innovero, van […] […]World Maritime News