About

Marine Performance Systems B.V. is a Danish-Dutch marine technology and engineering company, founded in 2018 and headquartered in the port of Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The founding companies, Marine Bubble Flow B.V. and Royal Roos B.V., represent more than 130 years of experience in technology development. A regional office is located in Hellerup, Denmark.

Vision

We believe that passion, ambition and technology can make a huge difference to the future of this planet. By offering integrated solutions, based on fluidic air lubrication, performance optimisation, artificial intelligence and big data, we can offer shipowners unparalleled reductions of emissions and costs. We have a strong competitive advantage: a patented next generation fluidic air lubrication technology with no moving parts.

Mission

Our mission is to develop solutions that significantly reduce the environmental footprint and operating costs of the shipping industry. We make ships glide through water more efficiently, reducing fuel consumption, pollution and fouling.

Focus

Our focus is bold and audacious, yet simple: we work for a greener world, specializing in the global maritime industry. We target a worldwide fleet of approximately 91,000 vessels, manned by over a million seafarers, which transports around 90% of world trade.

Experience

The team has more than 130 years of combined hands-on experience gained from companies like IHC, Shell, A.P. Moller-Maersk, and IBM.

Team

Veronica Breed
Chair of the Board

MSc, Political Science, CEO of UniBallast B.V., CFO of Royal Roos B.V.

Responsibilities
  • Business development
  • Organisation design
  • Internal processes
Fulko Roos
COO, co-founder

MSc. Naval Architect, Angle investor, board member serial entrepreneur, founder of Royal Roos, Royal3D, Uniballast

Responsibilities
  • Engineering/Regulatory
  • Shipyard installation and Commissioning
  • Resource planning
Pieter Kapteijn
CTO, co-founder

MSc. Mech. Engineer, Angle investor, board member, innovation developer

Responsibilities
  • Technology R&D & Testing
  • Operational pilots
  • Patent portfolio management
Frode Lundsteen Hansen KCHS
CEO, co-founder

MBA, BA Economics, Angle investor, board member, founder of Lightstone Investments

Responsibilities
  • Overall management
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Legal & Contracts
  • Human resources
  • Investor relations
Binnert Halbertsma
Advisor, co-founder

MSc. Mech. Engineer, Global manufacturing, supply chain & logistics developer

Responsibilities
  • Large-scale production
  • Supply chain management
  • Quality assurance processes