About us

Who we are

Amarok Shipping and Marine Services SL is a Shipping Agency and Marine Consultancy company in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, providing a 24/7 maritime services. Our experienced and professional staff can ensure the needs of our customers are always met. Port agency is not just a ‘report and clear’ function of a vessel port call, but a partnership which ensures the Masters, Owners, Charterers and Ports are kept advised as appropriate while the vessel is turned around as safely and efficiently as possible.

Our founder

Capt. Jacob Pop

Amarok Shipping and Marine Services S.L.

(Nov 2020 – Present) Founder / Director

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(Nov 2014 – Jul 2019) Founder / Director

Thome Shipmanagement Pte. Ltd

(Sailing: June 2008-Oct 2020) Master


(Sailing: Dec 2016-Aug 2018) Master

Amoretti Armatori Group

(Sailing: 2003–2006) Chief Mate


(Sailing: 2002-2003) Second Mate

Mediterranea Di Navigazione

(Sailing: 2002-2003) Third Mate

Dubai Shipping

(Sailing: 2001-2002) Third Mate

Jacob is an experienced Master Mariner and Maritime Consultant with a demonstrated history of working in the maritime industry, with 15 years in senior rank and more than 20 years sea going experience on oil and chemical tankers.  In his career at sea, he has safely handled ships of all sizes in more than 500 ports around the world, meeting various local agents, marine pilots, marine service providers, maritime authorities, and security advisors.

  • Skilled in Port operations, Ship Agency, Marine Services and Consultancy,  Maritime Transport and associated services, Ship Handling, Ship to Ship (STS) operations, Safety Management Systems, TMSA, Inspections, Audits, Ice Navigation, ISPS-Security .
  • Internal Auditor ISM-ISPS-MLC for Shipping Companies
  • Experienced in New Ship Building & Delivery, Maintenance, Dry-dock, Repairs afloat , Underwater hull cleaning etc.
  •  Master on ships of 3000 GT or more (STCW II/2)
  • Yachtmaster
  • Relevant nautical and port related knowledge

Mission, vision and values


To provide a high-quality maritime service recognized for continuous improvement in a safe working environment and be the first choice for our customers. Our principle is that the client is always at the center of our business.


Be recognized as a reference at national and international level in the services it provides.


· Care for Safety, Health & Environment.
· Speed and accuracy
· Customer focused
· Reliability
· Quality
· Innovation
· Professionalism and Integrity.
· Team working.
· Commitment.

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