Karl Fredrik Staubo
Director and Head of Shipping
Clarksons Platou Securities
Karl is Director and Head of Shipping at Clarksons Platou Securities. Clarksons Platou Securities is the leading investment bank in raising public equity for shipping companies with more than USD 8bn raised in a book runner capacity since 2013. Clarksons Platou Securities is a full service investment bank with offices in Oslo, New York and Houston. We offer ECM and DCM products to maritime industries and have raised more than USD 28bn in equities and high yield debt for maritime clients since 2010. Karl joined Clarksons Platou Securities in 2010 and is currently responsible for coordinating shipping activities.
Following the 2015 merger between Clarksons Plc and RS Platou ASA, the combined entity Clarksons Platou is the world's largest asset, chartering and investment bank for maritime industries globally. The combined group has 160+ years history, more than 1,400 employees and global presence with 40 offices in 20 countries. The group has a strong focus on fundamental research forming the foundation for all aspects of the group's activities.