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Senior Management

Egil Husby

Egil Husby

Interim CEO and CRO

+47 2313 3462 Send email

Following the resignation of our former CEO through 11 years, Mr. Jens Ismar, Mr. Husby has taken on the position as interim CEO. The new CEO, Mr. Hans Aasnæs will assume his position on July 1st, 2019.


Mr. Husby is also 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.

Kenneth Thu

Kenneth Thu


+47 2313 3400 Send email

Mr. Thu has a background from retail, leaving the position as Acting CFO in Elkjøp Nordic to join our company. Mr. Thu holds a MSc in Economics and Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in Bergen.