ESVAGT, the dedicated provider of safety and support at sea, has appointed Jakob Thomasen as Chairman with effect from May 1, 2018.
Revenue for the ESVAGT Group in 2015 was DKK 1,002.8m against DKK 946.5m in 2014. EBITDA for the year is DKK 435m compared to DKK 417m in 2014.
The shipping company’s new owners have chosen a chairman with a particularly solid knowledge of the company – ESVAGT’s former chairman of the board, Jesper T. Lok.
ESVAGT’s new owners will continue the current direction of the company and strengthen ESVAGT’s position as industry leader.
In 2014 ESVAGT grew the fleet with two newbuildings in the C-series; 'Esvagt Claudine' and 'Esvagt Cornelia' and moved into a new headquarters in Esbjerg.