CEO (Chief Executive Officer)
Ulf Holländer joined MPC Capital in early 2000 and was appointed to the Management Board in July 2000 and in April 2015 as CEO. Previously he held executive positions at the shipping company Hamburg Süd and its subsidiaries in Australia and the USA. Ulf Holländer is married and has three children.
Board Member Shipping
Constantin Baack was appointed to the management board of MPC Capital AG as CFO in April 2015. He joined MPC Capital in April 2008 and has held various executive positions since then. Recently as managing director of Ahrenkiel Steamship he was responsible for the consolidation of the MPC group's shipping activities. Mr. Baack holds a Master`s Degree in international business from the University of Sydney. Before joining MPC Capital he has worked for Hamburg Süd in Sydney and for one of the Big-4 Accounting firms. Constantin Baack is married and has three children.
CFO (Chief Financial Officer)
Dr. Philipp Lauenstein has been a member of the Management Board of MPC Capital AG since April 2018. He has been with the MPC Group since 2016 and was most recently responsible for the financial department of MPC Container Ships ASA in setting up the company. Philipp Lauenstein holds a doctorate in economics and worked in a management consultancy until he joined the MPC Group.
Board Member Legal & Compliance
Dr. Karsten Markwardt joined MPC Capital as General Counsel at the beginning of 2008 and has been a member of the Management Board since April 2018. He previously advised the Talkline Group as General Counsel and as an attorney specializing in the areas of M&A as well as corporate and capital markets law. Karsten Markwardt trained at Siemens AG in Mannheim and studied business administration at the Stuttgart University of Cooperative Education (Diplom-Betriebswirt (BA)) before studying law at the Ruprecht-Karls-Universität in Heidelberg and obtaining a doctorate. He is married and has three children.
Board Member Real Estate & Infrastructure
Dr. Roman Rocke is member of the Management Board since June 2013. He has been active in the field of M&A and international financing advisory as well as strategic consulting for institutional clients. Dr. Rocke holds a PhD in Business Administration. Before he joined MPC Capital he has been CEO at KBR Finance Group in Frankfurt/Main (Germany). Roman Rocke is married and has three children.