Drs Saskia Kunst MBA has gained extensive global executive experience over 25 years, working with multinationals in Asia and Europe.
Saskia worked for global port operators Hutchison Port Holdings ( in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur), and for PSA International (in Antwerp and Genova).
From 2008 until 2016 she worked in the energy sector for SBM Offshore (in Monaco and Amsterdam).
Her specific expertise lies in 2 distinct industries
- Ports, shipping, logistics & infrastructure
- Oil, gas & renewable energy
She worked both at the corporate level (Director of Strategy, Head of M&A, Lead in capital markets transactions) as well as in functions with a large P&L accountability (Country CEO in Italy for PSA International, Managing Director in the Netherlands for SBM Offshore NV).
In May 2017 Saskia has been nominated as independent, non-executive Director on the Board of Sias SpA and is member of tis remuneration committee.
Saskia combines her work as Board member with strategic advisory work for a number of clients through her firm Consiglio Corporate Development BV in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
She gained an MBA from the University of Rochester / Simon Business School (USA) and Nyenrode University (the Netherlands), has a Master of Arts Degree in Italian Language & Literature and is fluent in 5 European languages (Dutch, English, Italian, German and French).