We understand shipping as a volatile business, but partnership as consistency!
Established in 1982, Marlow Navigation Co. Ltd. is the headquarters of the Marlow Group, today one of the leading international crew and ship management companies. With over 330 shore staff, our Limassol office has the group’s largest global presence for coordinating both crew management and technical ship management, as well as training & safety, and administration activities.
At Marlow Navigation Co. Ltd., we offer the full range of crew management and technical ship management services, as well as coordinate recruitment and training activities of our worldwide manning agency network. Our strong team on shore and at sea, together with our ability to provide flexible, tailor-made solutions have contributed to an enviable reputation for dependability, business acumen and operating efficiency. A total commitment to our clients' needs is what sets us apart!
Hermann Eden is the Founder and Chairman of the company. He started his career in accounting for a north German shipping owner for whom he later managed a crew management company from Rotterdam. In 1982 he established Marlow Navigation and remained its managing director until 2007. Today he is the chairman of the company and remains actively involved in the decisions regarding future project developments and strategic expansion plans.
Joint Managing Director
Andreas Neophytou is Joint Managing Director of Marlow Navigation. Starting his career in shipping over 35 years ago, he joined Marlow in its first year of establishment. Mr Neophytou is a graduate of the Limassol Commercial Academy, a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and member of the Board of Directors of Cyprus Shipping Chamber (CSC) where he has been holding the position of Vice-President for the last 8 years. Mr Neophytou is responsible for the overall commercial management of the Marlow Group.
Joint Managing Director
Jan Meyering is Joint Managing Director of Marlow Navigation. Mr Meyering has been actively involved in shipping for over 30 years and joined Marlow in 1989. Mr. Meyering graduated as a shipping merchant from the Hamburg College for Shipping and Transportation and today focuses on all matters concerning crewing and ship management, including business development and customer retention.
Captain Alfred von der Hoeh
Captain Alfred von der Hoeh is the General Manager of Marlow Navigation. Captain von der Hoeh began his sea going career in 1975 and sailed until 1988. In 1990, he graduated as shipping merchant in Germany and joined Marlow the same year. Today, he oversees the company’s crew operations, crew training and industrial relations. Captain von der Hoeh is a member of the board of the International Maritime Employer’s Council (IMEC).
Some great facts
The needs and expectations of our clients is what define our work!
Sustainable long term crew and ship management is less about recruiting than it is about building careers!
The human element of shipping ensures the sustainable development of maritime transport