Founder of the Danica Group and Managing Director
(Danica Maritime Services, Germany)
Henrik Jensen is a Danish citizen, has a background as a captain and 20+ years’ high-quality shipping experience on shore.
Henrik’s professional career includes being Managing Director of a large Danish ferry operator. He joined the Bernhard Schulte Group in 2000, where he held various management positions, including Senior Managing Director for Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (Deutschland) and Group Managing Director of Human Resources. In 2008 Captain Jensen was a co-founder of Nordic Hamburg Shipmanagement, building up the organisation and a manning agency in Odessa. In 2012 Henrik founded Danica Maritime Services and Danica Crewing Services and have since then developed Danica to become a leading crew provider.
Besides his nautical education, Henrik holds a business degree in economics, human resources and strategy from a Danish business college.
Captain Andriy Sapon
Head of Crew Management
Captain Andriy Sapon is Ukrainian citizen, graduate of Odessa Higher Engineering Marine School, before coming ashore he made a successful career at sea ending as Master on dry and bulk cargo vessels.
Andriy has 17 years of experience in Crew Management. He served as Operations Manager and Managing Director of BSM Crewing Service Centre, Ukraine from 2006 to 2015. He also served as Crew Manager of Greek privately owned Shipping Company from 2000 to 2006.