Trust, reliability and quality

Local presence – Global crewing resources

ÈTA Danica Crewing Services is a Dutch set-up representing Danica in the Netherlands providing high-quality, cost efficient crewing solutions, meeting the high standards our clients demand.

Being a part of the Danica Crewing Specialist Group we offer crew from Danica’s network of owned manning offices in Ukraine, Russia and Latvia as well as through our associated office in the Philippines. This gives our clients an unmatched single access point to one the world’s largest sources of seafarers through one single contact point. In addition, we can also manage Dutch and EU seafarers from our office in the Netherlands.

Unrivalled Experience

Our experienced team in our office in Leeuwarden, who all have deep roots in the Dutch shipping industry, fully understands the Dutch owners’ business and is able to create individual crewing solutions meeting all requirements in the most cost efficient way.

We have a hands-on approach and act with agility. We offer customized crewing solutions and are able to anticipate on your everchanging requirements. We can assist you with the optimum crew composition from filling a single vacancy on urgent basis to the full crew management of your ships as well as training services.

Read more about our services on Danica Crewing Specialists main page

With our network of offices across Eastern Europe’s major seafarer hubs, Danica gives you access to more than 70,000 crew

Full range of crew management solutions delivered by our experienced team to optimise your crew costs without compromising on quality

Range of high-quality online or classroom training courses to develop your crew and ensure competency

We also offer an additional range of value-added services which enable you to benefit from our expertise while achieving cost savings


Marloes Stuivenberg

With over 11 years of maritime experience, Marloes brings a wide range of maritime expertise to the table. After working at sea for three years, she started to work for a ship management company ashore. Marloes took up the challenge to build a professional crewing department for this company. When this department was developed, Marloes, Sam and Henrik decided to team up.

Sam Gombra

Shareholder Sam Gombra comes with 34 years of experience in the maritime industry. Having worked on all kinds of vessels, in ranks ranging from AB to captain. Along with 15 years as Managing Director of a ship management company, Sam is focused in creating efficiency in multiple disciplines within the maritime sector.

Henrik Jensen

Founder of the Danica Group and Managing Director, (Danica Maritime Services, Germany)


Agora 4
8934 CJ Leeuwarden
The Netherlands
Phone: +31 85 902 6809