TWE Managing Partners 


Trans World Equestrian is a partnership of horse people who have been riding and doing business in the international horse world for more than 20 years. The following are the managing partners:

Emil Spadone, President
Integrity, honesty, and fair prices combined with 20+ years of experience in the equine industry have made Emil Spadone a successful and respected professional. He is bringing these values to TWE and the international horse shipping industry with his partners Seth Vallhonrat and Bastian Schröder.

Seth Vallhonrat, Vice President, Imports
Seth is a professional Grand Prix rider from Edgemont, Pennsylvania. As a business owner, horse importer, shipper and rider he has a detailed understanding of the international horse transport world.

Bastian Schröder, Vice President, Shipping
Bastian Schröder received his MBA from Ernst-Moritz Arndt University in Greifswald Germany. As a German resident and a citizen of the European Union, he brings a unique set of connections, experience and skills to the company. Bastian's detailed knowledge of equestrian logistics in Europe enhances our ability to transport horses efficiently and safely between Europe and the United States.