Eyal Ofer’s Zodiac Maritime has appointed Adam Byrne as its new head of ship finance.

The experienced ING banker will replace Malte Schulte-Trux, who is leaving at the end of November to return to Germany for personal reasons.

Adam Byrne is Zodiac Maritime’s new head of ship finance. Photo: LinkedIn

The shipowner told TradeWinds that the two are working together during a transitional period.

Prior to joining Zodiac, Bryne spent almost 16 years at Dutch bank ING, and had been managing director there since 2012.