e.K. was founded in 2007. The
primary focus is offering competent consultancy and professional B2B
to the maritime industry. MariCon is an associated member of the
Chamber of Commerce and is registered with the Amtsgericht Hamburg and
the German Insurance Intermediaries Rgister.
MariCon is represented and
managed by its founder and owner Mr. Arne Bauer. We maintain
well established contacts to selected external experts within all areas
maritime business. This enables us to offer a comprehensive and
range of consultancy and services.
consists of experts with proven track records in Maritime Security and
Marine Insurance. We
have also partnered with professional IT Service Providers, who
maritime business applications and services
Still as a
young boy Mr. Bauer has developed a close predilection for the maritime
environment. The maritime flair of
the Hansestadt Hamburg has sincerely sharpened this interest and caused
that Mr. Bauer became an enthusiastic sailor. From now on barely any
passed without signing on for a deck-hand job on an oceangoing Yacht.
Bauer enjoyed turns across the Mediterranean; he sailed around
finally crossed the Atlantic on a Jongert 22s.
Born into a family of entrepreneurs he had also
been predestined for a career in business management. As he wished to
combine personal interests with
his occupational future he decided to start his career with an
apprenticeship in shipping business at the liner shipping giant
Hapag-Lloyd in Hamburg.
Soon Mr. Bauer realized
that this can only be a
starting point. He felt
challenged to move on with research and
education in order to understand the whole context of the business.
studied Maritime Economics in Elsfleth, Germany and graduated as
Economical Engineer in Shipping and Portmanagement in 2003.
included a semester abroad which Mr. Bauer concluded at the Manukau
Technology in Auckland, New Zealand.
thirst for intelligence took him to the University of
(GB), where he passed a Master degree in International Shipping with
distinction. His graduation project has been awarded with the Davies Johnson
& Co. prize for the
best dissertation in maritime studies in 2004.
Mr. Bauer has already gained considerable
practical experience within many
occupational stations of his career. He has achieved and maintained
founded knowledge of maritime business and particularly in Marine
Insurance, Marine Operations, Crewing and Ship Finance.
At his last
Mr. Bauer had been leading the Marine Insurance Department of a well
established shipmanagement company in Hamburg.