Hanssen appoints new CFO

Sep 08 2017

Nordic American Tankers (NAT) and Nordic American Offshore (NAO) have appointed Bjørn Giaever as CFO.

He is expected to join the group later this year from Oslo-based Fearnley Securities, which is an investment bank with special focus on the maritime sectors, where he served as a director and partner in the Corporate Finance division.

In addition to working as an investment banker in the shipping & offshore sector for the past seven years, Giaever has served as a corporate advisor in the John Fredriksen group in London, a senior shipping analyst in DNB Markets and partner in Inge Steensland, specialising in gas related maritime matters.

The outgoing CFO, Turid Sorensen, is expected to join the NAT board at a later date. She will be put forward at the Annual General Meeting later this year. She is expected to leave her administrative duties in NAT/NAO before the end of 2017. 

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