Team

Max Wilhelmson Thörn

Broker
+46 706052080

Max is a Master Mariner who has sailed as a Chief Officer. In 2017 Max took an advanced diploma in ship sale and purchase with the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers and completed his internship with Brax Shipping. He has also worked for Maersk Line at the Scandinavian HQ before once again returning to Brax as a broker in 2019.

Lars Hallengren

Broker / Managing Director
+46 703084260

Lars Hallengren, Managing Director and Partner, is a Master Mariner, also having studied Industrial Marketing. He has previously sailed as Second and Chief Officer. In 1996 he continued his career ashore, adding experiences as Head of Operations and as Director of a ship brokerage to his résumé. Lars was recruited to Brax Shipping in 2008.

Johan Brax

Chairman
+46 705912920

Johan Brax, Chairman and Senior Partner, holds a Bachelor of Economics and Business Administration. He joined Brax Shipping in 1995 after having launched Braxinvest’s activities in Poland

Rezvan Ahmadi

Trainee Broker
+46 31 183200

Rezvan Ahmadi holds a Master degree in law from the Azad University in Boosher, Iran and has previously been with the legal department of the National Iranian Oil Company, handling its tanker ships credit portfolio. From November 2018 Rezvan has an internship at Brax Shipping

Josefine Ågren (parental leave)

Broker
+46 723333135

Josefine Ågren holds a Bachelor in Shipping and Logistics and has sea-going experience from companies such as Stena Line and Transatlantic. Previously she worked as an area manager within the CMA CGM group in France, and in August 2016 Josefine was recruited to Brax Shipping.

Sven-Olof Brax

Founder
+46 705 849643

Sven-Olof Brax founded Brax Shipping in 1982. He is a Sea Captain and a Master of Economics and Business Administration. He has experience from many years at sea, as well as from positions as Marketing and Operations Manager and Managing Director within Johnson Line, Transatlantic, Thunrederierna and the Johansson Group.

Lotta Andersson

Chief Accountant
+46 707 653123

Lotta Andersson, Chief Accountant, joined Brax Shipping in 1989.

Gustav Brax

Partner, Captain
+46 705 866988

Gustav Brax is a Master Mariner with many years experience of captaining merchant ships. He divides his time between the office, consulting in the area of ship operations, and active sea service.