MARPRO Search & Selection is owned by Jakob le Fevre. Jakob is educated as Master Mariner with experience from a variety of merchant and navy ships. He went ashore in 2001 to pursue a maritime shore-based career. From 2001 to 2010 he worked for suppliers in the maritime business. In 2010 he went into the online business with a part-ownership of JOB2SEA. In JOB2SEA he started working with Search & Selection. In 2013 he established MARPRO. From 2013 - 2016 MARPRO developed and organized the maritime B2B exhibition, Danish Maritime Fair. The shares in Danish Maritime Fair was sold primo 2017 were MARPRO was launched as a maritime recruitment and headhunting company. Jakob´s special area of competence is sales & marketing and business development.
Danny is heading the MARPRO office in the Netherlands. Based in Rotterdam he has spent his entire working career within the Maritime Industry. As one of the organizers of the Europort exhibitions he has, for over 12 years, established a substantial international network within the maritime playing field. He is happy to help you find that special candidate or assist you in branching out to different locations across the globe with our Partner Match services.
Tommy brings with him nearly 36 years of experience from the shipping industry as Owner/Broker/Charterer dealing in a variety of segments from handy size log carriers, car carriers, coal barges etc. As Tommy would say, “The whole color palette within drybulk shipping”. Tommy has been working in many different countries and has been exposed to the cultural challenges that follows with that. This has given him a deep understanding of working with people from different backgrounds, both in ethnicity and professionally. From Johannesburg, Hong Kong, Switzerland to Singapore in positions as bulk/dry cargo broker to be part of the freight management team responsible for Glencore’s worldwide coal freight trading book, Tommy has a long and interesting career behind him. Few people in the maritime industry are so well-connected, making him a familiar face in the international and Danish maritime marketplace.
Narjiss Ghajour is our Marketing Manager. Only 27 years, but holds a BA in International Business Communication (French) and a B.Sc. in Export & Technology Management. She speaks 7 languages and is our front line, when you call us. On top of being a marketing manager, she is editor-in-chief of www.maritime-professionals.com and SoMe responsible. Besides this, she is responsible for the Rising Stars Start-up pavilion at Europort.
Tineke is a qualified Transformational Coach and helps professionals to achieve their career goals by overcoming personal challenges and anxieties as to increase self-confidence and build positive relationships within the maritime work environment. Originally educated as a Maritime Officer and Engineer with a B.Sc. and a BMO degree, she spent a number of years at sea before pursuing a shore-based career. Moving from her home country The Netherlands to Scotland UK in 2009, she is now a Maritime Career and Life Coach. Her passion is to help maritime professionals navigate through toxic work environments to overcome self-doubt and anxiety.