Capital markets team quits Offen to join ER

The division, which is controlled by Erck Rickmers – the younger brother of Bertram Rickmers whose shipowing and management empire is being restructured following group insolvency in May – announced on 27 November that it has hired Christoph Geck-Schlich, Bastian Hagebeuker and Tim Ostermann for a fresh start of its investment product division Blue Star Solutions.