OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM
CHIARA DE POLI
Chiara de Poli is CEO of the Arcoin Group and De Poli Tankers Holding. She founded Arcoin’s shipping activities in 1989. Previously she was managing director of the De Poli Shipyards in Venice. Mrs. De Poli is also a member of the Northern Committee of RINA, the classification society. Earlier, Mrs. De Poli was a Board member of both Confindustria , the Italian entrepreneurs association and Confitarma, the Italian ship owners association. Previously, Mrs. De Poli was managing director of “Promomarghera”, a mixed private/public company promoting the activities of the ports of Venice.
JAN DE VELD
Jan is CFO of De Poli Tankers. Jan joined De Poli Tankers in 2016 and brought more than 25 years broad international finance experience, gained at large mutinational companies, among others Coca-Cola, Daimler, General Eletric and Ahold. Jan holds a BBA from the Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences and a CIA certification.
ROB DE ZEEUW
Director Chartering and Operations
Rob is the commercial director of De Poli Tankers B.V., the vessel marketing, chartering and operating division of De Poli Tankers Holding. Rob, who is a recognized expert in the chemical tanker market, has been with the group since it started its commercial shipping activities in 2004. He previously had an 18-year career as chartering manager and head of marketing and contracts in the Atlantic Basin at JO Tankers, a leading Norwegian chemical tanker owner. Earlier, Rob worked in the vessel chartering division of with Royal Vopak NV (Van Ommeren NV).
Managing Director Shipmanagment
Giovanni is the Managing Director of De Poli Shipmanagement.
He has a transversal experience in Oil & Gas and Shipping across Asia, Middle East and Europe.
He was involved and responsible for large Newbuilding Capital Projects in Petrofac International Ltd and Shipmanagement of tanker fleets in Vroon BV.
Giovanni has an MSc. in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from the Polytechnic of Genoa and he holds an MBA from the Rotterdam School of Management.