Alexander Saverys


Chief Executive Officer

Born in Ghent (Belgium) on 17 June 1978.

Master of Laws from the University of Leuven and the Complutense University of Madrid holds an MBA from the Fachhochschule für Wirtschaft Berlin.

Founder of Delphis N.V. (2004) a short sea container shipping company.

Became director of CMB in 2006 and is Chief Executive Officer of CMB since September 2014.

Director of the Royal Belgian Shipowner’s Association.

Sessions With Alexander Saverys

Friday, 25 June

  • 01:35pm - 02:20pm (CET) / 25/jun/2021 11:35 am - 25/jun/2021 12:20 pm


    Keynote: Implementing the IMO GHG Strategy


    The IMO is at a pivotal point on measures to to decarbonize and reduce emissions in shipping in order to meet its industry GHG reduction strategy goals. With tough decisions about to be made at its Martime Environmental Protection Committees, what will it really take to realistically decarbonize and reduce ship emissions?