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Impressive growth

A diversified Holding in just two decades

Beginning in Lübeck

In 1999 entrepreneur Hans-Christoph Klaiber founded the s.a.i.l. GmbH, followed by NORD EVENT GmbH in 2000, in the former capital city of the Hanseatic League, Lübeck, which became the foundation of today’s HCK Holding. A corporate story, that began with the hiring of charter boats, developed into a diversified Holding in the sectors of Shipping - N.E. Shipping B.V. and Event Management & Gastronomy – Nord Event GmbH & VLET Gastronomies – A broad range of expertise and an outstanding industry-wide network.