Felix Schoeller

Felix Schoeller

General Manager AAL

Felix Schoeller first joined AAL in 2009, employed as Assistant General Manager China and Trade Manager India Middle East and Australia based in Shanghai. Later, he returned to Europe for managerial positions in Schoeller Holdings and CSM Germany. In 2014, Felix returned to AAL as General Manager of its new Pacific Liner Service based in Singapore, charged with setting up the whole operation from the ground upwards. In 2017, he became General Manager of Commercial and Business Development overseeing AAL’s commercial activities and expanding office and agency network worldwide. Felix holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Hospitality Management and an MBA. 

AAL is a multiple award-winning and global multipurpose and heavy-lift shipping operator that has served the breakbulk, project heavy-lift and dry bulk sectors for almost 25 years. Its triage of service models – tramp chartering solutions, semi-liner trades and liner services – provide flexible transport solutions that connect every compass point via a network of well-established local offices across the world. AAL operates one of the market’s youngest and largest fleets of multipurpose heavy-lift vessels with a heavy lift capability of 700 tonnes. The fleet is supported by a dedicated team of commercial, chartering, engineering and operations professionals that have accomplished numerous industry firsts for the carrier and its customers. AAL’s growing global customer base represents dynamic industries like oil & gas, mining, wind energy, construction, agriculture and leisure.

Time and date Venue Topic Speakers

Wednesday 22/05/2019

From 15:30 To 16:20

05/22/2019 15:30 05/22/2019 16:20 Our People, Our Future – Engaging the leaders of tomorrow

Identifying, developing and maintaining strong, diversified talent is an increasing challenge across all sectors and aspects of our industry. Attracting, training, and retaining staff to achieve the right level of skill and expertise are fundamental to the success of the industry. Stakeholders need to join forces to strengthen this pipeline – join this session to brainstorm with peers and set the wheels in motion to recruit the future generation.   

We will examine key topics, including: 

  • Who must be involved to trigger change? 
  • How to attract more diverse talent? 
  • What skills training will the future workforce need? 
  • How can the industry engage with the younger generation? 
  • What initiatives and opportunities exist for mentoring and partnerships? What’s been successful? 
Breakbulk Main Stage

Breakbulk Main Stage

"Our People, Our Future – Engaging the leaders of tomorrow"

Christoph Hilgers Felix Schoeller Jessica Lakmann Sari Safianti Steve Thornley Thomas Pawlik
Time and date

Wednesday 22/05/2019

From 15:30 To 16:20

05/22/2019 15:30 05/22/2019 16:20 Our People, Our Future – Engaging the leaders of tomorrow

Identifying, developing and maintaining strong, diversified talent is an increasing challenge across all sectors and aspects of our industry. Attracting, training, and retaining staff to achieve the right level of skill and expertise are fundamental to the success of the industry. Stakeholders need to join forces to strengthen this pipeline – join this session to brainstorm with peers and set the wheels in motion to recruit the future generation.   

We will examine key topics, including: 

  • Who must be involved to trigger change? 
  • How to attract more diverse talent? 
  • What skills training will the future workforce need? 
  • How can the industry engage with the younger generation? 
  • What initiatives and opportunities exist for mentoring and partnerships? What’s been successful? 
Breakbulk Main Stage
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Breakbulk Main Stage

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