Alain is a shipping executive with more than 20 years’ experience is shipmanagement and ship owning. He decided these last years to specialize in ship decarbonization and gained a deep understanding the carbon markets.
He has an extensive experience in chartering, vessels' operations, technical shipmanagement, shipping regulations and shipping decarbonization. He is a proven track record in ship's CO2 emissions tracking and compensation (voluntary carbon market).
He has undertaken different executive roles in third party shipmangement ranging from corporate finance to internal audit and project finance and was the CEO of a Swiss based ship owning company for about 7 years. Alain did most of his career with V.Ships Group, leading ship management company and Massoel Shipping, Swiss shipowner. He is now the founder and CEO of PNZ 2050, a decarbonization advisory company specialising in shipping and logistics industries.
He studied Hotel Management at EHL and then finance at HEC Lausanne and, during his professional career did specialize in ship finance at the Cambridge University and in risk management at the Institute of Internal Audit UK and Ireland.