Tessa Major

Yara International

Director Bunkering, Port Relationships & Regulations

Tessa Major, Director Bunkering – Port Relationships & Regulations, within the Yara Clean Ammonia business unit of Yara International ASA.

Tessa holds a master’s degree in Biology as well as Marine and Lacustrine Sciences. She has been active in the maritime sector (10+ years) and has a vast experience in sustainability driven projects such as the development of alternative maritime fuels and sustainable industrialization. She furthermore has a proven track record in business development as well as commercial and strategic port development (including M&A). As a Belgian, her global expertise stems from working and living abroad (formerly Brazil, currently Norway) and her involvement in international initiatives such as her tenure as Vice-President of IAPH (international Association of Ports and Harbors) responsible for Central and South America.

Within Yara Clean Ammonia she is currently responsible for Port Relationships & Regulations and business development activities across the value chain to foster clean ammonia as a fuel for shipping. Given her experience and expertise, she has the clear tendency to balance her business approach and customer relations with a sustainability mindset in a global environment.

Sessions With Tessa Major

Tuesday, 17 May