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  • New Frontiers – Yacht Support Vessel 22 oktober 2017
    New Frontiers is a yacht support vessel splashed at Damen Shipyard Gorinchem on July 10. The owners will use this 55-metre long vessel to support the mother yacht. New Frontiers will take its owner into a new territory with a combination of adventure and superyacht support functions, Rose Damen, Commercial Director Yachting at Damen, explained. […] […]
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  • Readers’ Picks of the Week (October 16-20, 2017) 22 oktober 2017
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  • Scorpio Bulkers Inks Sale, Leaseback Deal for Kamsarmax to Boost Liquidity 20 oktober 2017
    Monaco-based owner and operator of dry bulk carriers Scorpio Bulkers has entered into a financing transaction regarding the company’s Kamsarmax vessel with an undisclosed party in Japan. As part of the transaction, the company will sell the 2015-built ship, SBI Rumba, for around USD 19.6 million. Following this, Scorpio Bulkers will lease the 84,900 dwt […] […]
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Preben Sandberg Pettersson, Head of State Aid Division, Ministry of Business & Growth

07 Dec 2011

prebenpettersson marpol Preben Sandberg Pettersson, Head of State Aid Division, Ministry of Business & Growth nfcPreben 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).