EMS Seven Seas announces appointment of new CEO
Also enters into agreement to acquire Wave Shipping, a Singapore-based maritime and port agency services company
(London, UK: September 17, 2014): EMS Seven Seas, an international ship chandler and leader in the provision of goods to the marine, offshore and defense sectors, has today (September 17, 2014) announced that it has appointed Lars Rosenkrands as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with immediate effect.
Lars has 30 years’ experience in the shipping industry, having worked for a variety of ship supply and ship services companies across Europe, the Middle East and South East Asia, including Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), Maersk, J. Lauritzen, Wilhelmsen Ship Services, ShipServ Ltd, and Sinwa Ltd.
Representing more good news for the company, EMS Seven Seas also confirmed that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the shares of Wave Shipping, a maritime and port agency services company based in Singapore. Wave Shipping provides a full suite of maritime services to the global shipping and offshore industry, offering port agency services, outsourcing solutions and logistics services. It is helmed by a strong team of industry veterans from leading maritime services companies around the world and has offices in Singapore and Australia.
Following the acquisition of Wave Shipping, EMS Seven Seas now has a combined office network across four continents and a network of more than 600 ports; offering truly global solutions to its clients.
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