The Ernst Russ Group is a publicly listed asset and investment manager with a focus on the asset classes of shipping and real estate. The Ernst Russ Group manages a fleet of around 100 container, tanker and bulker ships as well as other vessels. They are either actively managed or are managed as fund ships by shipping partners. The Ernst Russ Group acts as an asset manager for various assets in the real estate, shipping and alternative investments segments.

In addition to our asset and ship management business activities, we specialise in investor management. Investor management encompasses both the raising of capital from institutional investors and the fiduciary management of placed equity. The companies belonging to the Ernst Russ Group currently manage funds with a total volume of approximately 5,7 billion euros – with the main focus on shipping, real estate and alternative investments.

Assets with a total volume of around 0.4 billion euros for which the Ernst Russ Group participates as an investor or co-investor are also managed.

Ernst Russ AG evolved in 2016 from the merger of HCI Capital AG with König & Cie. Group and long-established shipping company Ernst Russ, and combines the expertise and skill of more than 120 years’ experience in shipping and asset and investment Management.