Captain Chaim Shacham is a renowned veteran of the maritime industry. He has over 24 years in marine and terminal operations holding a variety of senior positions. He is a problem solver and excellent negotiator.
The bulk of his career was spent at ZIM Lines, an Israel based ocean shipping company, where he was Senior VP of Operations where he handled all of the ZIM vessels in all of the Americas including the Caribbean basin. He is also a licensed Master Mariner with over 20 years of onboard sailing experience. In fact he started his career at ZIM Lines as a deck hand onboard a vessel.
His maritime career has allowed him to develop a variety of business skills that are applicable to all industries. He identifies problems and offers realistic solutions. He also seeks out opportunities to streamline systems and processes. He is a skilled team leader and brings out the best in those working with him while maximizing cost reductions and netting substantial savings.