Management

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    Per Sylvester Jensen

    Born 1956. President and CEO since February 2014. Background: Per served as the Chief Executive Officer of Eitzen ...

    Born 1956. President and CEO since February 2014.

    Background:
    Per served as the Chief Executive Officer of Eitzen Chemical ASA until November 11, 2013 and also served as its Chief Operating Officer since April 2008. He joined Eitzen Chemical ASA on April 1 2008. Previously served as the Managing Director of Clarkson Shipping Services USA Inc. in Houston, a company he started in 2002. He has worked his entire career in the shipping industry, as Vice President of Odfjell Tankers and Odfjell Logistics USA for 5 years, with Frontline AB in Stockholm for 6 years, as Vice President of Bulk Trading Group and as broker and Director of Zachs Shipping Co. in Bergen. Per started his career with Reksten Management in Bergen in the early 1980s before he moved to Jo Tankers in New York.

    Education:
    He is a graduate of The University of Edinburgh in Scotland and holds a B.Com degree in Business.

    Qualifications:
    Substantial managerial and commercial experience from shore based shipping organisations and industrial companies. 

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    Henriette Schütze

    Born 1968. Executive director and CFO since October 2014. Background: Previously, Henriette has served as the Chie...

    Born 1968. Executive director and CFO since October 2014.

    Background:
    Previously, Henriette has served as the Chief Financial Officer of Georg Jensen A/S. Henriette has worked for listed companies for more than 10 years including ISS A/S and the shipping company DFDS A/S where she spent 7 years. Henriette started her career with Arthur Andersen from 1994-2001.

    Since April 2013 board member and chairman for Audit Committee for the listed company H+H International.

    Education:
    State Authorized Public Accountant, EMBA (with honors) from IMD, Switzerland as well as The Board Education (with honors) from CBS Executive.

    Qualifications:
    Extensive finance management experience from international listed (applying IFRS) and non-listed companies as well as broad management experience including turnarounds, change management and productivity/efficiency improvements.

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    Michael Adeltoft

    Born 1967. With Nordic Tankers since August 2010, first as Vice President and Head of Chartering in Denmark and since...

    Born 1967. With Nordic Tankers since August 2010, first as Vice President and Head of Chartering in Denmark and since March 2014 as Senior Vice President responsible for global Chartering and Operations.

    Background:
    A.P.Moller/Maersk 1987-1998 in various positions including Head of Tankers at Maersk Broker. Managing Director at John T. Essberger, Hamburg 1998-2006 followed by Management positions for Finbeta SpA 2006-2010.

    Education:
    Maersk shipping education and various courses including Management training at IMD in Lausanne.  

    Qualifications:
    25 years of commercial experience in the specialised chemical shipping markets, both as a Shipbroker and as a Shipowner. Extensive management experience with a strong focus on key customer relationships and strategic business development.

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