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30 Dec 2010

New employee - Henning Olesen

On 3 January 2011, Mr Henning Olesen, Senior Chartering Manager will join us in Hellerup, Dry Cargo Department, Panamax chartering section.

 


16 Dec 2010

Promotions

Further to the promotion announcement of 14 December 2010 the following employees have been promoted with effect from 1 January 2011:

Hellerup

Technical Department
Mr Erik Carlsen from Senior Superintendent to Fleet Manager.
Mr Peter Klitgaard Brandt from Senior Superintendent to Fleet Manager.
Mr Jesper Kongstad from Superintendent to Fleet Manager.

Legal Department
Mr Kasper Devantier from Claims Manager to Senior Claims Manager.

Dry Cargo Department
Mr Jesper T. Nielsen from Assistant Operations Manager to Operations Manager.
Ms Lise K. Larsen from Operations Manager to Senior Operations Manager.
Mr Thomas Kobbel from Chartering Manager to Senior Chartering Manager.
Mr Jesper Aaholm Pedersen from Project Manager to Senior Project Manager.

Singapore
Mr  Morten K. Larsen from Port Captain to Senior Port Captain.
Mr Christian Munk Jensen from Assistant Chartering Manager to Chartering Manager.

Annapolis
Mr Claus Hartmann from Port Captain to Senior Port Captain.

Congratulations!


14 Dec 2010

NORDEN appoints Vice Presidents and Directors

NORDEN enhances its organisation and management structures with the appointment of a number of Vice Presidents and Directors with effect from 1 January 2011. 

“We will give due recognition to some competent people by promoting them as deserved. By doing so, we will create coherence between the titles of the managers and their responsibilities and roles”, says Carsten Mortensen, CEO.

NORDEN has appointed the following persons Vice President:

Michael Boetius, Manager of NORDEN Post-Panamax Pool and the Capesize Chartering Section. Michael Boetius is 40 years old, shipping-trained and joined NORDEN in 2007.

Hans Bøving, Manager of Corporate Communications & CSR Department. Hans Bøving is 48 years old, a journalist by profession and joined NORDEN in 2008.

Mikkel Fruergaard, Manager of the Panamax Chartering Section. Mikkel Fruergaard is 32 years old, shipping-trained and joined NORDEN in 2004.

Thomas Jarde, Manager of the Handymax Chartering Section. Thomas Jarde is 38 years old, shipping-trained and joined NORDEN in 2002.

Christian Ingerslev, Manager of NORDEN Handysize Pool. Christian Ingerslev is 41 years old, shipping-trained and joined NORDEN in 2006.

Dorte Nielsen, Manager of the Dry Cargo Operations Section. Dorte Nielsen is 34 years old, shipping-trained and joined NORDEN in 2001.

Moreover, NORDEN has appointed the following persons Director (new title):

Mikkel Borresen, Manager of NORDEN Tankers & Bulkers (US) in Annapolis. 33 years old. Joined NORDEN in 1998.

Michael Bonderup, Manager of NORDEN Shipping (Shanghai) in China. 36 years old. Joined NORDEN in 2002.

Sture Freudenreich, Manager of NORDEN’s IT Department. 39 years old. Joined NORDEN in 1999. 

Henrik Lykkegaard Madsen, Manager of the Dry Cargo Projects Section. 48 years old. Joined NORDEN in 2010. 

Ulla E. Nielsen, responsible for CSR. 38 years old. Joined Norient Product Pool in 2008 and will join NORDEN from 2011.   

Søren Westergaard, Manager of the Newbuilding Section in the Technical Department. 50 years old. Joined NORDEN in 1994.

Finally, Mukhlisin Aziz from the Singapore office has been appointed General Manager. 


06 Dec 2010

New employee Hellerup - Louise Neertoft

Finance Department
Welcome to Ms Louise Neertoft, Financial Assistant - Temporary.


03 Dec 2010

From Annapolis to Hellerup

On 6 December 2010, Mr Peter Koch Hansen will return to Hellerup after a little more than 2 years at our Annapolis office and has in this connection been promoted to Chartering Manager. Peter will join the Dry Cargo Department, Handymax Chartering Section.


01 Dec 2010

New employee Singapore - Karen Tung

Singapore
We are pleased to welcome Ms Karen Tung, Executive Secretary.


19 Nov 2010

New employee - Crisline Goy

Welcome to Ms Crisline Goy, Accounts Assistant in our Singapore office.


04 Nov 2010

Michael Boetius, General Manager, Post-Panamax Pool, 40th birthday

Michael Boetius, who turns 40 on 11 November 2010, has been employed in our Dry Cargo Department since 2007. He was employed as Senior Chartering Manager. In 2009 he was promoted to General Manager in charge of the establishment of NORDEN's Dry Cargo Post-Panamax Pool, which has been operational since January this year.

Read more about Michael Boetius and his background (in Danish)


19 Oct 2010

New employees in Hellerup

On 1 November 2010, we will welcome six new colleauges in Hellerup.

Finance Department
Ms Anitta Mathiesen, Financial Assistant.

Dry Cargo Department
Mr Ole Thomsen, Senior Operations Manager, Panamax section.
Mr Keld Holmblad, Controller
Ms Lotte Nebelong, Controller will temporarily join us as substitute for Ms Satoko Tanaka Forsberg (maternity leave untill mid-November 2012).

Board of Management & Secretariat
Ms Britt Maria Christiansen, Executive Financial Secretary will temporarily join us as substitute for Ms Mette Krogh Mulipola (maternity leave untill January 2012).

Corporate Communications
Ms Anne Thommesen, Senior Communications Manager.

 


04 Oct 2010

Organisational change - Ms Gitte Bek Fricke

Ms Gitte Bek Fricke who  has been with us since 9 August 2010 as temporary assistance in our Reception has today transferred to our HR Department as Training Consultant - Temporary.


30 Sep 2010

From Hellerup to Annapolis

Ms Inga Ellekjær, General Manager will transfer to our Annapolis office, Operations Department on 1 October 2010.


27 Sep 2010

New employee - Philip Rugh Høy Hansen

Welcome to our new piccolo in Hellerup, Mr Philip Rugh Høy Hansen.


15 Sep 2010

New employee - Mette Larsen-Holst

Welcome to Ms Mette Larsen-Holst, Crew Manager in Technical Department.


09 Sep 2010

New employees

Welcome to two new Student Assistants;

Ms Chastine Christensen has joined us today and Ms Dodo Hugo will join us on 13 September 2010.


01 Sep 2010

New employees - Hellerup

Finance Department
Welcome to:
Ms Christina Fischer, Financial Assistant.
Ms Neel Hjorth, Senior Financial Controller.

Dry Cargo Deparment
Welcome to:
Mr Jakob Laursen, Senior Operations Manager, Panamax Operations Section. 

Tanker Department
On 9 September 2010 we will welcome back:
Ms Randi Knudsen, Secretary/PA. Randi has previously been with NORDEN as temporary employee - but is now back on a permanent basis. 

 


16 Aug 2010

From Singapore to Hellerup

Mr Jesper Rosenlund Nielsen has returned to Hellerup after a little more than 2 years at our Singapore office and has in this connection been promoted to Chartering Manager. Jesper joined the Dry Cargo Department, Handymax Chartering Section.


15 Aug 2010

New employee Hellerup - Peter Egsdahl Poulsen

Welcome to Mr Peter Egsdahl Poulsen, Financial Assistant.


09 Aug 2010

New employees in Hellerup

We are pleased to welcome:

Mr Andrew McPhail, Senior Chartering Manager in our Tanker Department.
Mr Stig Henning Persson, Controller i our Dry Cargo Department.

 


01 Aug 2010

Promotions - Technical Department

It is a pleasure to announce the following promotions:

Ms Susanne Fauerskov to Senior Crew Account Manager.
Mr Thomas Skjelmose to Senior Crew Manager.

 


14 Jul 2010

Shipping Trainee News - Hellerup

On 31 July 2010,
we are pleased to congratulate eight Shipping Trainees who have completed the Shipping Trainee Programme and will graduate from Hellerup. We look forward to continuing the co-operation with them in their new positions;

Mr Michael Warming will be transferred to our Singapore office as Assistant Chartering Manager on 1 August 2010.
Mr Steffen Christian Lie will be Assistant Operations Manager in Dry Cargo Panamax Operation Section in Hellerup on 1 August 2010.
Mr Mikkel Bondo Fagt will be transferred to Norient Product Pool, Singapore as Assistant Operations Manager on 1 September 2010.
Mr Jesper Fløe Nielsen will be Asssistant Operations Manager in Norient Product Pool, Hellerup on 1 August 2010 and transferred to Norient Product Pool, Singapore in the first quarter of 2011.
Mr Morten M. Bang will be Assistant Performance Manager in Norient Product Pool, Hellerup on 1 August 2010 and transferred to a position as Assistant Operations Manager in the first quarter of 2011.
Mr Danni Hansen has chosen other career direction. We wish Danni all the best.
Ms Judy Chen will be transferred to our Shanghai office as Assistant Chartering Manager on 1 August 2010.
Ms Iris Yu will be transferred to our Shanghai offices as Assistant Chartering Manager on 1 October 2010.

On 1 August 2010,
we will, as also mentioned in our notice of 4 May 2010,  welcome four new Shipping Trainees in our Hellerup office.

Ms Anne-Sophie Tinsfeldt - Dry Cargo Department - Operations - Handymax.
Ms Patrycia Zaporowski - Dry Cargo Department - Chartering - Handymax.
Mr Mads Louring - Norient Product Pool - Operations - Handysize.
Mr Jesper Rahlf Rasmussen - Norient Product Pool - Chartering.

 


14 Jul 2010

New employees - Hellerup

On 1 August 2010 we will welcome the following new colleauges;

Dry Cargo Department
Mr Andreas Rindom, Assistant Operations Manager, Handymax Operations Section.
Ms Susanne Hjorth Christensen, Controller.


14 Jul 2010

Shipping Trainee News - Shanghai

On 19 July 2010,

we will welcome two new Shipping Trainees in our Shanghai office.

Mr Yu Xin, Dry Cargo Handymax Chartering Section.
Ms Carrie Chen, Dry Cargo Panamax Chartering Section.


14 Jul 2010

Shipping Trainee News - Annapolis

On 31 July 2010,
we are pleased to congratulate our Annapolis Shipping Trainee with her completion of the Shipping Trainee Programme.

Ms Vanessa Anderson has chosen other career directions. We wish Vanessa all the best.

On 1 August 2010,
we will welcome two new Shipping Trainees in our Annapolis office.

Mr Kristofer Bisci, Dry  Cargo Operations Section.
Ms Jessica E. Cernik, Dry Cargo Chartering Section.


14 Jul 2010

Shipping Trainee News - Singapore

On 31 July 2010,
we are pleased to congratulate our two Singapore Trainees with their completion of the Trainee Programme. We look forward to continuing the co-operation with them in their new positions;

Ms Wee Teng Poh will transfer to Hellerup as Assistant Operations Manager, Dry Cargo Department on 9 August 2010
Mr Duanwei Wang will transfer to Hellerup as Assistant Chartering Manager, Dry Cargo Department on 23 August 2010

On 15 July 2010,
we will welcome two new Shipping Trainees in our Singapore office.

Mr Muhammad Khairiel, Dry Cargo Operations Section.
Mr Bing Zong Aw, Dry Cargo Chartering Section.


05 Jul 2010

New employee and organisational change - Mumbai & Hellerup

Mumbai
We are pleased to welcome Mr Kiran Fernandes, Chartering Manager.

Welcome back to Denmark
After almost two years with our Mumbai office, Mr Oliver Ritz has returned to our Dry Cargo Department - Panamax chartering section in Hellerup. Oliver has been promoted to Chartering Manager.

 


01 Jul 2010

Promotion - Christian Hornum

It is a pleasure to announce that Mr Christian Hornum, Assistant Chartering Manager with our Singapore office has been promoted to Chartering Manager.


01 Jul 2010

Organisational changes - Site Offices

Mr M.G. Vijayan has been transferred from SSY, Shanghai Site Office to JNS, Jiangmen Site Office as Site Manager.
Mr Mortan Gaasedal has been transferred from JNS, Jinagmen Site Office to CSSC Longxue Site Office as Site Manager.
Mr Elonys Lopez has been appointed to Site Manager at SSY, Shanghai Site Office.
Mr Ralph Perttula has been transferred from JNS, Jiangmen Site Office to GSI Site Office as Outfitting Supervisor. 

 


30 Jun 2010

New employees and organisational change

Finance Department
Mr Lars Nielsen, Financial Assistant has been promoted to Team Leader, Accounting - Dry Cargo Pool from 1 July 2010.

Technical Department
On 1 July 2010;
Mr Flemming Dahl Jensen will join us as QA Manager, Technical Department.
Mr Martin K. Meldgaard will join us as Superindendent, Technical Department.

Singapore
On 1 July 2010, Mr Andy Koh will join us as Operations Manager, Dry Cargo Department.

 

 


21 Jun 2010

New employee - Marianne Sørensen

Welcome to Ms Marianne Sørensen, Projects Coordinator in our Dry Cargo Department, Projects Section.


01 Jun 2010

New employee - Susanne Købler Carstens

We are pleased to welcome Ms Susanne Købler Carstens as Assistant Claims Manager in our Legal Department in Hellerup.


25 May 2010

Site Office at GSI Shipyard re-opened

NORDEN's Site Office at GSi Shipyard, China has re-opened.

The Site Office supervises the building of the remaining two of a series of three MR tanker vessels to be delivered in March and August 2011, respectively.

The Site Office crew has been transferred from our SSY Site office:

Mr Michael Brodersen, Site Manager
Mr Zhang Shang Bing, Hull Supervisor

 


24 May 2010

New employee - Meng Jye Lim

Mr Meng Jye Lim has joined our Singapore office as IT Supporter.


17 May 2010

New employee - temporary assistance

Ms Terese Wagner Luck has joined us in Internal Service as temporary assistance during the summer time.


04 May 2010

Shipping Trainee News - Denmark & China

In August 2010 we will welcome four new Shipping Trainees in Hellerup, Denmark
Ms Anne-Sophie Tinsfeldt
Ms Patrycia Zaporowski
Mr Mads Louring
Mr Jesper Rahlf Rasmussen

In July 2010 we will welcome two new Shipping Trainess in Shanghai, China
Mr Yu Xin
Ms Cheng Tian Yang


03 May 2010

New employees - Site Office & Annpolis

Site Office Vietnam
Welcome to Mr Huy Trung Nguyen, Coating Supervisor at our HVS Site Office, Vietnam.

Annapolis
Welcome to Mr Jan Andersen, Port Captain at our Annapolis, USA office.

 


03 May 2010

Change of name of our Shanghai office

Our representation office in Shanghai - NORDEN Tankers & Bulkers (Shanghai) has changed its name to:

NORDEN Shipping (Shanghai)

Address and contact details remain unchanged.


03 May 2010

Organisational change - Marie Beck

Ms Marie Beck, who has been with us since October 2009 as temporary, has now joined us on a permanent basis as HR Coordinator.


29 Apr 2010

Retirement - Preben Høeg

After 34 years with NORDEN, Mr Preben Høeg retires from his position as Purchasing Manager in NORDEN's Technical Department.

A reception for business partners, friends and colleagues will be held on Thursday 29 April 2010 from 14.30 to 16.30 at our head office at 52, Strandvejen, Hellerup

We thank Høeg for his many successful years with us and wish him a long and happy retirement !

Article about Høeg in NORDEN News from Winter 2009  In English In Danish


27 Apr 2010

New employees in Hellerup

On 3 May 2010 we will welcome the following new colleagues in Hellerup.

Technical Department
Ms Lea Tolver Bassett, Assistant Crew Account Manager.

Corporate Secretariat
Mr Mads Eriksen, Analyst, Commercial Support.

Dry Cargo Department
Mr Stephan Korsgaard, Operations Manager, Handymax Section.

Board of Management - Secretariat
Ms Pia Hem-Jensen, Executive Secretary will temporarily join us as substitute for Ms Karina Kjerulff Kotchiev (maternity leave untill April 2011).

 


23 Apr 2010

Søren Westergaard, General Manager New Buildings, 50th birthday

Søren Westergaard, General Manager in NORDEN's Techical Department - Newbuildings, turns 50 on 23 April 2010. Since 2003, Søren has been in charge of NORDEN's newbuildings, which at present includes 7 projects at ship yards in Japan, (1), Vietnam (1) and China (5). Søren has been with NORDEN since 1994.

Read more about Søren Westergaard and his background (in Danish)


12 Apr 2010

New employees - Hellerup and Singapore

Hellerup 14 April 2010
Welcome to Mr Mads Haugaard, Senior Chartering Manager in Dry Cargo Department, Panamax Section.

Singapore 19 April 2010
Welcome to Mr Guo Lei, Operations Manager in Dry Cargo Department.


30 Mar 2010

New employee Hellerup - Peter Niklas Hoff-Jensen

On 6 April 2010, Mr Peter Niklas Hoff-Jensen, Business Application Assistant will join us in HR-Department.


22 Mar 2010

New employee Hellerup - Eva Saxe

Welcome to Ms Eva Saxe, Financial Assistant.


22 Mar 2010

Organisational changes - Control function

Ms Mette Hahn Conradsen, Controller in Dry Cargo Department and Tanker Department has returned to Dry Cargo Department only.

In stead Ms Charlotte Elkjær, Controlller in Dry Cargo Department has taken over the control functions in the Tanker Department.


15 Mar 2010

Organisational changes - Marie Beck

Ms Marie Beck, Temporary Secretary and Event Coordinator in Dry Cargo has transferred to our HR Department as temporary assistant.


05 Mar 2010

New employees - Shanghai

Welcome to two new employees at our Shanghai office:

22 February 2010, Mr Leegoon Huang, Senior Chartering Manager, Dry Cargo.
26 February 2010, Ms Sophie Bu, Documentation Manager.


04 Mar 2010

Anne-Grethe Ringhus Hansen retires

Ms Anne-Grethe Ringhus Hansen retired yesterday from her position as Crew Account Manager, Hellerup.

As per request from Anne-Grethe no farewell reception was held.

We wish Anne-Grethe all the best in the future and thank her for her time in NORDEN.


01 Mar 2010

New employees & organisational changes

New employees in Hellerup
Welcome to;
Ms Pernille Strungesen Mørch, Secretary & PA , Dry Cargo Department.
Ms Anne Marie Nedergård Nielsen, Controller, Dry Cargo Department.

New employee at Site Office
Welcome to Mr Vo Duc Hoa, Machinery Supervisor at NORDEN Site Office, Hyundai-Vinashin Shipyard, Vietnam.

From Rio de Janeiro to Hellerup
Welcome back to Denmark. 
Mr Christian Fossing Hansen, Assistant Chartering Manager has returned to Hellerup after approximately 2½ years at our Rio de Janeiro office. Christian will join the Dry Cargo Department, Handysize Chartering Section and is in this connection promoted to Chartering Manager.

 


16 Feb 2010

Organisational changes - Hellerup - Singapore - Annapolis

From Annapolis to Hellerup
On 15 February 2010 Mr Jacob Koch Nielsen, Operations Manager returned to Hellerup after a little more than 3 years at our Annapolis office. Jacob joined the Dry Cargo Department, Panamax Operation Section.

From Hellerup to Singapore
On 13 February 2010 Ms Elaine Yu, Assistant Operations Manager transferred trom Hellerup to Singapore, Dry Cargo Department.


10 Feb 2010

Satoko Tanaka Forsberg, Controller, 40th birthday

Satoko Tanaka Forsberg, who turns 40 on 10 February 2010, has been Controller with NORDEN's Dry Cargo Department since 2007.

Read more about Satoko Tanaka Forsberg and her backgroud (in Danish)

 


05 Feb 2010

Anne-Grethe Frøslov retires

After 21 years with NORDEN Ms Anne-Grethe Frøslov retired yesterday from her position as Financial Assistant in NORDEN's Accounting Department.

As per request from Anne-Grethe no farewell reception was held.

We thank Anne-Grethe for her many years with NORDEN and wish her all the best in the future.

 


01 Feb 2010

Organisational changes - Control function

Ms Mette Hahn Conradsen, Controller in Dry Cargo Department will take over the control functions in the Tanker Department, as well as continuing in her present function in Dry Cargo.


29 Jan 2010

Retirement - Anders Paludan-Müller

After 46 years in shipping (of which 6 with NORDEN) Mr Anders Paludan-Müller will on 31 January 2010 retire from his position as Chartering Manager in Dry Cargo Department, Panamax section.

A reception for business partners, friends and colleagues will be held on Friday 29 January 2010 from 10.00 to 11.30 at our head office at 52, Strandvejen, Hellerup. 

We thank Anders for his successful years with us and wish him a long and happy retirement !


26 Jan 2010

Jan Ivarsen, Senior Chartering Manager - 60th birthday

Jan Ivarsen, who turns 60 on 26 Januar 2010, has contributed to developing NORDEN's  dry cargo activities within the Handysize vessel type since 2007.

Read more about Jan and his background (in Danish)

 

 


19 Jan 2010

Organisational changes - Hellerup - Mumbai - Annapolis

Dry Cargo

On 19 January 2010 Mr Adam Nielsen, Senior Chartering Manager in Hellerup took up the position as General Manager of NORDEN's office in Mumbai.

Adam replaced Mr Jesper W.L. Pedersen who on 1 February 2010 will be moving to NORDEN, Annapolis as Senior Chartering Manager and deputy of the Dry Cargo Department's activities in North America.  Read more in article from NORDEN News Autumn 2009.

 


18 Jan 2010

Organisational changes - Hellerup - Annapolis - Rio

The following changes have been made:

From Hellerup to Annapolis
Mr Søren Gaarmann, Assistant Operations Manager has transferred to our Annapolis office, Dry Cargo department on 14 January 2010.

From Hellerup to Rio de Janeiro
Mr Rasmus Saltofte, Assistant Chartering Manager has transferred to our Rio de Janeiro office, Dry Cargo department on 18 January 2010 and is in this connection promoted to Chartering Manager.


12 Jan 2010

New employee - Kasper L. Esmero

Welcome to Mr Kasper L. Esmero, Coating Superintendent at our Mitsui Chiba Site Office, Japan.


04 Jan 2010

Promotions

We are happy to announce the following promotions as per 1 January 2010:

Dry Cargo Department
Hellerup
Mr Michael Witt (Controller Manager) is promoted to General Manager
Mr Michael Boetius (Senior Chartering Manager) is promoted to General Manager
Ms Charlotte Christoffersen (Operations Manager) is promoted to Senior Operations Manager

Singapore
Mr Christian Sørensen (Operations Manager) is promoted to Senior Operations Manager

Mumbai
Ms Pooja Jhamb (Assistant Chartering Manager) is promoted to Chartering Manager

Annapolis
Ms Majbritt Sundstrøm (Assistant Operations Manager) is promoted to Operations Manager

Technical Department
Hellerup
Mr Peter Klitgaard Brandt (Superintendent) is promoted to Senior Superintendent

Tanker Department
Hellerup
Mr Frederik Troest Dam (Assistant Operations Manager) is promoted to Operations Manager

Congratulations !