Juli 23, 2019
July 23, 2019 – Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. (the “Company”) (N-OTC: CHEMS), an international shipping company focused on the transportation of chemicals, today announced that it has appointed Svend Anthonsen as Chief Technical Officer (CTO).
The Board of Directors of the Company commented as follows:
“We are pleased to welcome Svend Anthonsen as the new CTO of Navig8 Chemical Tankers. Svend brings a wealth of experience and technical expertise having worked both on the ship-owning and the ship management side of the maritime business. Svend is a Marine Engineer by training and spent almost 10 years at sea, reaching the rank of Chief Engineer before going on shore.”
Jens Grønning, the Company’s CEO, commented as follows:
“With our new CTO Svend Anthonsen in place, we have reached an important milestone in our effort to expand and strengthen Navig8 Chemical Tankers’ senior management team, which also includes Torben Bager as our CFO. I look forward to working with Svend to deliver on our business goals.”
About Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc.
Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. was established in 2013 as a joint venture between Navig8 Group and funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management to capitalize on significant structural changes in the petrochemical industry and the continuing development of long-haul chemical trades. Its best-in-class 32 vessel fleet exclusively comprises large, fuel-efficient vessels with modern eco-designs that take greatest advantage of these shifts and features a complementary mix of primarily Interline-coated and stainless steel vessels that are capable of servicing the full range of conventional and specialized chemicals cargoes.
The Company’s fleet is contracted to operate on time charters and in various chemical tanker pools managed by Navig8 Group, the world’s largest independent pool and commercial management company.
Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. is listed on the Norwegian OTC market under the symbol CHEMS.
For further information, please contact:
Camilla Scassellati Sforzolini
Sard Verbinnen & Co
+44 (0)20 7467 1050
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