Golden Ocean Group Limited (NASDAQ: GOGL) officially revealed that effective 1 December 2020, the Company has named Lars-Christian Svensen as Chief Commercial Officer of Golden Ocean Management AS.
Most recently, Oslo-base Mr. Svensen, worked for Western Bulk, where he has been in charge of the South Atlantic and U.S. Chartering operations for the Gulf.
Mr. Ulrik Andersen, Golden Ocean Management chief executive, said in a statement that we are exceptionally excited to welcome Lars-Christian to our squad. His extensive expertise in operating a chartering environment that leverages digitization, technology, and financial planning is consistent with the objectives of Golden Ocean and will contribute to advance our high-quality chartering practices.
Mr. Lars-Christian Svensen, respectively, stated that he is very pleased to join the Golden Ocean, one of the leading owners and managers of the large-scale fleet in the world. In the Capesize and Panamax divisions, the corporation’s volume is a competitive edge that I hope to continue in my new role. I intend to work closely with the team to benefit from development projects of digitalization and productivity and to contribute to the fleet’s commercial success.
In connection to his appointment as CCO of Golden Ocean Management AS, Company also revealed that Mr. Lars Kristian Svensen has also been given 275,000 share options.
Golden Ocean Group Limited (NASDAQ: GOGL) stock closed at -1.63% to 3.63 on Wednesday 11 November 2020. During the session, the stock rose to $3.64 and slid to $3.56 after opening at a rate of $3.63. the stock is trading 3.63% away from the 20-day Simple Moving Average, while its average volume over the 3-months period has been 277.60K.