BNCF History

February 2009
Foundation of NAVES Corporate Finance GmbH

May 2009
Jefferies and Naves agree a two-year cooperation for maritime restructurings related to the German market.

September 2010
Naves founds Naves Management and becomes asset manager for Meridian 10 AG – winding down investments in 550 shipping KG funds.

August 2014
Establishment of Novellas Maritime, an entity managing 14 SPVs on behalf of Apollo and MunichRe.

September 2015
Naves launches its insolvency advisory services and has lead 80+ vessels through insolvency procedures since.

November 2015
Naves leverages its financial and operational shipping expertise and creates its asset and loan management division, which successfully managed USD 500m of assets since.

May 2017
Naves opens its London office, to serve Naves’ international client base better and facilitate further growth opportunities.

September 2017
Naves is acquired by Braemar Shipping Services

October 2018
Establishment of Braemar Naves’ Singapore office as to increase access to Asian shipping and capital markets