Jakob le Fevre & Jesper Åndahl is the dynamic duo behind Shipping Summit ApS, which is the company that organizes Copenhagen Shipping Summit 2019.
Jakob le Fevre is educated as master mariner with 5 years of sailing experience in the Danish merchant navy and the Royal Danish Navy. In 2001 he went ashore, and until 2010 he had several executive jobs in the maritime industry. In 2010 he became co-owner of the job portal JOB2SEA. In 2013 he established the company MARPRO, a professional consultancy house with 100 % focus on the maritime industry. Jakob was the initiator behind a similar event, Danish Maritime Fair. Now he focus all his energy to make Copenhagen Shipping Summit a success.
CEO and owner, Jesper Åndahl from Copenhagen Exhibition Group: For more than 20 years I worked in Bella Center, (Denmark’s biggest exhibition center); and for the last 11 years I was Director for all the trade fairs and conference activities in the company. In other words, I have a lot of knowhow within this industry which I hope will benefit Copenhagen Shipping Summit.
Jesper Åndahl has an MBA in sales and marketing, and he established the Copenhagen Exhibition Group in 2012. Since then, there have been many successful events, including: a trade fair for the Nordic laboratory industry called LabDays. A concept that started in Copenhagen, but now also takes place in both Aarhus and Stockholm, Sweden.