Niels Aalund

Officer & Vice President

West Gulf Maritime Association

Niels AalundCurrently, Aalund serves on 14 regional and/or national committees and boards, including such groups as HOGANSAC, AMSC, SETWAC, NAMO, Houston Seafarers Center, National Association of Maritime Organizations, Houston Ship Channel Security District, the University of Houston’s Center for Logistics Excellence and the Houston Maritime Museum.

A Houston native, Aalund is a graduate of the University of Houston (College of Technology). He has also completed graduated level course at the University of St Thomas. Aalund is an active public speaker at industry programs, seminars and conferences. He prepares a “Daily Industry Update Report” for maritime stakeholders. This report briefs the trade on regional, national and international developments and trends.