Norwegian substance tanker operator Odfjell has actually appointed Harald Fotland once the company’s brand-new ceo. Fotland arises from the career of Odfjell’s chief running officer and can believe the CEO role may 6, 2022.
Fotland succeeds Kristian Mørch, whom revealed in March their purpose to move straight down after seven many years when an appropriate successor have been identified. Mørch will continue to be readily available for 6 months to guide a seamless transition.
“We are happy to have an interior candidate take control the helm at Odfjell. The visit had been made after a procedure including additional and interior applicants. Harald has actually excelled at leading revolutionary and transformative tasks during their time during the business. He’s the expertise and knowledge to make sure continuity and development, and to help expand strengthen Odfjell’s industry leadership,” said Laurence Odfjell, president associated with board.
Fotland joined up with Odfjell this year as main of staff. He had been appointed senior vice-president of Odfjell Tankers in 2015 and took the part for the company’s very first chief running officer in 2018. He could be additionally the vice-president associated with Norwegian Shipowners’ Association.
Bergen-based Odfjell team has actually a fleet of around 90 vessels, in addition to a tank terminal unit comprising five container terminals, that will be element of a network of some other 10 container terminals partially had by relevant functions.