Golden Ocean Group Restricted (NASDAQ and OSE: GOGL) (“Golden Ocean” or the “Firm“) at present introduced that Mr. Per Heiberg, Chief Monetary Officer of Golden Ocean Administration AS, has submitted his discover of resignation. Mr. Heiberg has held this place since April 2016 and has labored for the corporate in varied capacities since July 2005.
The Firm additionally introduced that Peder Simonsen has been appointed as the brand new CFO of Golden Ocean Administration AS. Mr. Simonsen was most not too long ago the Chief Monetary Officer and Interim Chief Government Officer of Avance Fuel AS. Previous to becoming a member of Avance Fuel AS in 2014, he was First Vice President at Nordea Financial institution Norge ASA, the place he labored with quite a few massive transport and offshore corporations.
Mr. Ulrik Andersen, Chief Government Officer of Golden Ocean Administration AS commented: “Per has made an enormous contribution to the expansion and success of Golden Ocean, and we want him the perfect in his future. Per is departing the Firm on the very best of phrases and can stay with the Firm till such time as a easy transition of his duties has been accomplished. We’re delighted that Peder Simonsen is becoming a member of our staff. He’s a confirmed CFO with a superior monitor report of delivering outcomes and creating worth and is a robust addition to our govt administration staff.”
Mr. Heiberg commented: “I’ve had the pleasure to work for Golden Ocean and contribute to the Firm’s development during the last 15 years and thru most of its historical past. That has been a unbelievable journey, and I’ll take with me many fond reminiscences of our collective accomplishments. I’m happy to be departing the Firm at time when it’s stable financially and effectively positioned for the long run.”
Mr. Simonsen commented: “I’m happy to affix Golden Ocean, one of many world’s largest dry bulk corporations. I hope to assist the Firm construct upon its sturdy monitor report of success at a time when the dry bulk market has turned the nook and may profit from recovering demand and a swift slowdown in fleet development. The Firm has a well-managed stability sheet, which we count on to reinforce additional within the coming yr. “
About Golden Ocean
Golden Ocean, a number one dry bulk transport firm, owns or controls a contemporary fleet of 78 vessels with a median age of roughly 6 years. The Firm is without doubt one of the largest publicly listed homeowners of Capesize vessels and has a number one place within the ice class Panamax vessel area of interest. Golden Ocean is listed on the NASDAQ and Oslo Inventory Trade below the image ‘GOGL’.
September 07, 2020
The Board of Administrators
Golden Ocean Group Restricted
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Ulrik Andersen: Chief Government Officer, Golden Ocean Administration AS
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