Rett kurs is a Belgian investment company, established in January 2019 and dedicated to the shipping industry.

Rett kurs invests (through Special Purpose Vehicles) in tankers, bulk carriers and container vessels.

Rett kurs is managed by CEO Piet Van Waes.

Luc Synaeghel serves as advisor to the company.

You can view the specifications of the vessels in which Rett kurs has invested. (read more information about the vessels in the “The fleet” section, or take a look at the map in the footer to see the actual position of the vessels)

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Piet Van Waes 


Piet Van Waes manages his own Belgian investment platform, Tilleghem, and has been active for over 10 years in private equity, leveraged finance and asset-backed club deals.
He is currently CEO of Rett kurs.


Simon Synaeghel


Simon Synaeghel is investment analyst at Tilleghem.  He is in charge of monitoring international investment opportunities as well as  performing financial and sensitivity analysis on potential acquisitions.



Luc Synaeghel 

Luc Synaeghel is a former merchant navy officer and an experienced private equity investor. He currently serves as advisor to a Swiss private bank  and manager/advisor to the boards of several private equity companies.