27 - 29 October 2020

Virtual Expo

Christian Kassu

Partner & General
Manager

Lighthouse Chartering SpA

My name is Christian Kassu, I am Partner and General Manager of Lighthouse Chartering in Chile. With over 30 years of Shipping experience, I started working In the Ultramar Group as boarding agent, worked in Tugboat operations, as Tanker and Dry cargo ship-operator, Ship-management and finally was head of the dry cargo brokering division. After 21 years in the Ultramar Group, beginning of 2011, through a management buyout, I created Lighthouse Chartering
in Chile and this October we opened an office in Brazil.

 Based on an international and highly professional team, Lighthouse Chartering is today one of the largest dry-cargo brokers in Chile, fixing over 3,8 million tons of cargo and over 3,000 ship-days in time charter per annum, covering a wide range of commodities like concentrates, coal, sulfur, grains, salt, forestry products. 

With the incorporation of technology and mathematical analysis, we provide a wide range of market reports and freight forecasting for our Clients and new project. 

Post-fixing is an important part of our business, offering professional assistance in the whole operation from doing the Charter Party, shipping legal advice, supervision of the whole operation and keep close contact with the all the
parties involved.

OUR GOAL AND MOTIVATION IS TO GUIDE YOUR BUSINESS TO A SAFE PORT.