Corporate Management

Jens Ismar

Jens Ismar

CEO

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Mr. Ismar has a long and diversified background from the shipping industry. Before joining Western Bulk in September 2008, he was with BW Gas as Director for the Chartering and Operations Division. He has also been employed by Inge Steensland AS, Stemoco Shipping AS and Lorentzen & Stemoco AS. At Lorentzen & Stemoco he held the position as Managing Director. Mr Ismar has a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Lund University in Sweden.

Håvard Furu

Håvard Furu

CFO

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Mr. Furu has a background from auditing and shipping. He joined Western Bulk in November 2009 and was formerly employed by BW Gas as Assistant Director Finance and Strategy Projects. From 1997 until 2005 he was an auditor with PriceWaterhouse Coopers. Mr. Furu holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Norwegian School of Business and Administration (NHH) in Bergen and is a State Authorized Public Accountant in Norway.

Egil Husby

Egil Husby

CRO

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Mr. Husby is responsible for risk management in Western Bulk, and has been employed in the company since late 2004. He comes from Norsk Hydro where he worked with risk management and structuring for Hydro’s energy trading activities. Mr Husby has an MBA from the University of Adelaide and an MSc in mathematical statistics from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.