Group Management

Gunnar C. Jansen

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Jansen was appointed interim CEO of the company on 21st October 2019. He holds a BA degree in Economics and International Studies and Master degree in Jurisprudence and Maritime Law. He has more than 15 years’ experience in the Offshore Oil and Gas and Shipping industry and 10 years’ experience in senior executive management positions including Deputy CEO, CCO, CFO and General Counsel. Mr. Jansen has extensive experience in Business Development, contract negotiations, chartering, commercial management, project development and ship-financing. He is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Norway.

Nils C. Haugestad

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Haugestad has held the position as Chief Financial Officer of the company since 1 April 2012. Mr. Haugestad has over 20 years’ experience in investment banking, principal investments and corporate strategy. He came from the position as Chief Executive Officer and founding partner of Fokus Capital Ltd. Prior to this, Mr. Haugestad was Chief Operating Officer of Evolvence Capital Ltd. Mr. Haugestad has previously held a number of positions in New York with Citigroup, Citicorp Venture Capital, Credit Suisse, RBC Capital Markets and UBS. Mr. Haugestad holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School. He is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Norway.

Finn Atle Hamre

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Hamre joined the company as COO in June 2018. He has 20+ years’ experience in the Offshore Oil and Gas industry both within the Seismic and Subsea sectors. Mr. Hamre has more than 15 years senior executive management experience from Norway and Singapore, which includes Managing Director for GC Rieber Shipping Asia and Chief Commercial Officer for GC Rieber Shipping ASA. He has been working with ship classification, ship design, ship management, ship newbuilding design & supervision, project management and contract management. Mr. Hamre Holds a B.Eng. (Hons) in Naval Architecture, and a Master of Business Administration. He is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Norway.