CEO, Schröder Marine Services, Inc.

Jürgen R. Schröder, CEO, Schröder Marine Services, Inc., a Houston based company providing Stevedoring, Terminal, Port Captain and related services to the Maritime community in Texas since 1986.  Mr. Schröder graduated from the Merchant Marine Academy in Hamburg, Germany, in 1963 and subsequently sailed as Nautical Officer until his arrival in the United States in 1966 where he joined Texas Transport & Terminal Company as Stevedore Superintendent in Houston.  Since then Mr. Schröder has served Roberts Steamship Agency, Charter Oil Company, Manchester Terminal and New Terminal Warehouse Company as Vice President and President until forming his own company.  He has served the community on various Boards of Directors, including the Houston Port Bureau from 1978 until 2010 (as President in 1981-1982), The Houston International Seafarers Center from 1985 until Present (as President in 1992-1993), The Pines Montessori School in Kingwood, TX from 1991 until 2003 (as Chairman) and other Industry Committee assignments