Head of Shipping

Marek Lipiec

Marek Lipiec took over the operational and technical management of DS Schiffahrt as Head of Shipping in 2019. He has been the technical director of DS Schiffahrt since 2013. He spent many years at sea as captain and gained experience on ships of various types before taking over the management of a North German shipping company in 2007. In 2009 Marek Lipiec moved to DS Tankers, where he applies his extensive experience as Managing Director for the DS Tankers fleet. In addition to this position, Marek Lipiec joined Dr. Peters Group in 2013 as Managing Director of DS Schiffahrt.

Director Commercial Management

Martin-Philippe Ervens

Martin-Philippe Ervens has been Executive Director at DS shipping and is responsible for the commercial department.

Until he joined for Dr Peters Group in 2011, he worked as commercial manager with responsibility for employees in different companies of shipping, logistic and issuing houses. Furthermore,  in 2007 and 2008 he obtained a general master degree at the renowned St Gallen Management Institute. His field of work as managing director at DS shipping includes financials, controlling and crewing.