Jan Michelsen

Jan Kragh Michelsen joins Risk Intelligence as Sales Director


01 May 2018

Jan Kragh Michelsen joins Risk Intelligence from Cobham SATCOM (Thrane & Thrane) where he served in a Vice President position and his recent areas of responsibility have been on strategic and global sales, as well as being overall responsible for the global maritime business. He has over the years been deeply involved in delivering Information and Communication Technology (ICT) solutions to ship owners and ship managers globally.

He brings a wealth of maritime and shipping industry experience to Risk Intelligence, gained from his professional work within different sectors of the maritime industry; from sales management positions at leading maritime high-tech companies to assignments as commanding officer on costal patrol vessels. He is a Master Mariner graduate from Svendborg International Maritime Academy (SIMAC) and hold an Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics from Copenhagen Business School. He is also a commissioned naval officer from the Royal Danish Navy.

Jan states “Risk Intelligence is a perfect match for me, as it provides me the possibility to utilize my commercial and maritime toolbox to its fullest extent. I see great potential in the Risk Intelligence business going forward and I’m motivated by delivering a “Second to none” customer experience; it’s all about providing superior value to our customers, by understanding their individual business needs, so we can assist in making them successful by providing the right Risk assessment tools at the right time!”

Risk Intelligence CEO Hans Tino Hansen says: “With his commercial and maritime background Jan is a perfect addition to our company and he will be driving the new commercial development in relation to existing and potential clients as well as existing and potential partners. I am pleased that we managed to hire Jan, who will be part of Risk Intelligence senior management team and have a pivotal role in executing our growth plans”.