A Network of more than 350 Members

Renowed Northern German companies cooperate across state boundaries and benefit from the cross-industry network.

Maritime Cluster Northern Germany

The platform of the maritime industry in Northern Germany.

Maritime Expertise in the MCN Specialist Groups

Intensive exchange between the economy and science across different industries.

Maritime Cluster Northern Germany: the network for the maritime industry

Five Northern German countries – one maritime cluster! The Maritime Cluster Northern Germany (MCN) promotes and develops cooperation in the Northern German maritime industry. MCN creates dialogue platforms for stakeholders, so they can interact with each other, and it promotes interfaces with other industries.

Kuhnhenn & Kollegen, Management – Strategie & Personalberatung

Eifelstr. 13
48527 Nordhorn

Kuhnhenn & Kollegen is an owner-run Executive-Search-Boutique. As experienced decision maker in group-independent medium-sized and family businesses, Bodo Kuhnhenn was confronted with the challenges of our clients himself. Since the beginning of his career he has primarily been working in medium-sized businesses whose language he speaks, and he knows what necessary is to work reliably in the interest of owners or the management. One of the main consulting focuses from Kuhnhenn & Kollegen is the maritime industry. We are well connected personell consultants, managers and professionals and benefit from a personally established network to managers  and professionals  that are able to confidently act in any phase of a business’ life cycle, whether growth, restructuring or special situations. We are quick, as we already know the right personalities in many cases.

Main Objectives

  • Executive Search
  • Professional and Specialist Search
  • Family Business
  • Enterprise Successor
  • Sparring Partner – From Entrepreneur to Entrepreneur


Our clients appreciate the value of a long-term, trusting business relationship, because they improve their own competitiveness by us.


Ehrlichkeit, Klarheit, Mut, Integrität, Berechenbarkeit, Loyalität.


All colleagues were senior managers of renowned companies and are very experienced.


Professionalism and personal integrity give our clients the certainty to be in good hands.

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Cross-state network of the maritime industry

The Maritime Cluster Northern Germany promotes and consolidates collaboration in the industry. We combine forces across federal state boundaries. We promote cooperation across various industries.

A maritime network

More than 350 companies and institutions in the maritime industry are already MCN members. The members.

Input and exchange on topics that concern you

Benefit from valuable information and professional exchange in our interdisciplinary specialist groups.

Maritime calendar

Whether specialist congresses, workshops or participation in trade fairs - our event programme is comprehensive and versatile.

Become a member

We advise our members on project ideas, funding programmes and help them find the right project partners. More information on membership.

Serving Northern Germany and the maritime industry

We have regional offices in Bremen, Hamburg, Lower Saxony, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania and Schleswig-Holstein. Contact us.

Our newsletter

News, projects and events from the maritime industry and MCN with our newsletter (in German).

Transnationally Cooperations

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