K Line Offshore AS(KOAS) has changed the management structure. The Management team in KOAS now consists of Petter Nordby, Carl H. Sørensen and Espen Sørensen.
The Management team now consists of Petter Nordby, Carl H. Sørensen and Espen Sørensen.
Mr. Petter Nordby was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO), and also elected as a Board Member, 1st April 2019. Mr. Nordby joined K Line Offshore AS as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in 2010. He has a long career within the shipping and offshore industry. He started in Leif Høegh & Co in Oslo and then served 17 years in the Ugland Group in Grimstad holding position as CFO and also being responsible for Business Development. Before joining KOAS he had some years as independent consultant with several engagements for investors, shipowners, shipyards and banks. Mr. Nordby graduated from The Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) in Bergen.
Mr. Carl H. Sørensen was appointed Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) from 1st April 2019. Mr. Sørensen started to work for K Line Offshore AS when they took delivery of their first vesel in October 2008. Having worked as Chartering Manager, Manager Chartering and Operations and SVP Chartering. He has a varied experience from tanker, chemical and offshore markets where he has held Shipbroker and Chartering Manager positions for Inge Stensland AS, Odin Marine Inc, Stolt Nielsen Shipping and Primorsk Shipping.
Mr. Espen Sørensen has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) from 1st April 2019. Mr. Sørensen joined K Line Offshore AS in 2013 and held the position as SVP Operation and Technical. He has a long career in the shipping and offshore industry for vessels in operation, newbuilding projects and build-up of management organisations. Educated at Kristiansand Technical College, he began his career in Viking Supply Ships AS as a trainee at sea in 1991 and served as Chief Engineer for 8 years. In 2004 he joined the Viking Supply`s onshore organisation as Technical Superintendent. Before he joined K Line Offshore AS, he worked in Deep Sea Supply for more than 6 years where he served as Technical Director.