Board of Directors

Andreas Sohmen-Pao

Andreas Sohmen-Pao

Chairman

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Andreas Sohmen-Pao, born 1971, is Chairman of BW Group, BW LPG Limited, BW Offshore Limited and the Singapore Maritime Foundation. He is also non-executive director of Singapore National Parks Board and Singapore Symphony Orchestra. He has served as Chairman of the Board of BW LPG Limited since 1 September 2013.

Sohmen-Pao was previously CEO of BW Group. He has also served as a non-executive director of The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation, The London P&I Club, The Esplanade Co Ltd, Sport Singapore and the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore amongst others.

Sohmen-Pao graduated from Oxford University in England with an honours degree in Oriental Studies. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School. 

BW LPG Shareholding: NIL shares

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Anders Onarheim

Anders Onarheim

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Anders Onarheim, born 1959, has extensive knowledge within management, business development and capital markets after holding the position of managing director in companies within Carnegie Group for over 16 years. Prior to Carnegie, Mr. Onarheim served as the Head of Equities of Enskilda Securities Norway from 1994 to 1996. From 1990 to 1994, he served as an Executive Director in the Investment Banking division of Goldman Sachs in the UK. From 1986 to 1990, he served as the Vice President for institutional sales in Merrill Lynch in the US and the UK. He has served on the Board since 21 November 2013.

Mr. Onarheim has held numerous board memberships within different investment firms. Mr. Onarheim holds a MBA from Washington University in St. Louis, where he graduated in 1986.
He is a Norwegian citizen, and resides in Norway.

BW LPG Shareholding: 30,000 shares

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Anne Grethe Dalane

Anne Grethe Dalane

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Anne Grethe Dalane, born 1960, is CFO Downstream at Yara International. She has been with Yara since 2003. Prior to this, Dalane has held various executive positions at Norsk Hydro from 1992 - 2003, in the areas of Human Resources, Corporate Strategy and Finance. She has served on the Board since 21 November 2013. 

Dalane's Board exerience includes Hafslund, EDB Business Partners and Prosafe.  Dalane is a certified financial analyst and holds a Master of Business and Administration from Norwegian School of Economics.

BW LPG Shareholding: NIL shares

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Martha Kold Bakkevig

Martha Kold Bakkevig

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Martha Kold Bakkevig, born 1962, is the founder and Managing Partner of MKOLD and owner of Kold Invest AS. Prior to this, Ms. Bakkevig was for almost ten years, until 2016, CEO of DeepWell, an oil service company operating in the North Sea.

Ms. Bakkevig has long experience within management, strategy and business development, and a broad academic background with doctor's degree in both technical and business strategical subjects. She holds a Master’s degree and PhD from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and a Doctorate in Economics from BI Norwegian Business School.

She is also non-executive director of public listed companies as Kongsberg Group, Borregaard, Reach Subsea and Incus Investor. Ms. Bakkevig will serve on the BW LPG Board from 15 August 2017. Ms. Bakkevig is a Norwegian citizen, and resides in Norway.

BW LPG Shareholding: 7,326 shares

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John B Harrison

John B Harrison

Vice Chairman

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John Barrie Harrison, born 1956, is an independent non-executive director of AIA Group Limited, Cathay Pacific Airways Limited and Grosvenor Asia Pacific Limited. He is Chair of Grosvenor Asia Pacific Limited's audit committee. He is also an independent non-executive director of BW Group Limited and has been Vice Chairman of BW LPG Limited since 2013.

Mr Harrison was an independent non-executive director of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited, The London Metal Exchange Limited, and LME Clear Limited. The term of Mr Harrison as a council member, standing committee member and honorary treasurer of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology ended on 31 July 2016.  

From 2008 to 2010, Mr Harrison was Deputy Chairman of KPMG International. In 2003, he was elected Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of KPMG, China and Hong Kong and Chairman of KPMG Asia Pacific. Mr Harrison began his career with KPMG in London in 1977, becoming a partner of KPMG Hong Kong in 1987. From 2012 to May 2015, he was also a member of the Asian Advisory Committee of AustralianSuper Pty Ltd. Mr Harrison is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. In June 2017, Mr Harrison was awarded an Honorary Fellowship from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. 

Mr Harrison was educated at Durham University in England, from which he graduated in 1977 with a Degree in Mathematics. Mr Harrison is a UK citizen, and resides in Hong Kong

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Andreas Beroutsos

Andreas Beroutsos

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Andreas Beroutsos, born 1965, is the Executive Vice President, Private Equity and Infrastructure, for La Caisse du depot et placement du Quebec. Previously, Mr. Beroutsos was the founder and Managing Partner of One Point Capital Management, a private equity firm, and partner and Senior Managing Director at Eton Park Capital Management, where he led Private Investments. He has served on the board since 21 November 2013.

He spent the first 17 years of his career at McKinsey & Co. in New York, where he was a Director and senior partner, serving as head of the Global Private Equity practice and senior leader of the Financial Institutions Group. In 2013, Mr. Beroutsos served on the General Council (Board of Directors) of the Hellenic Financial Stability Fund in Greece, as an independent member. Mr. Beroutsos holds BA and MBA degrees from Harvard University, both with high honours. He is a Greek citizen, a United States permanent resident, and he resides in New York. 

BW LPG Shareholding: NIL shares

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Carsten Mortensen

Carsten Mortensen

Group CEO, BW Group

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Carsten Mortensen, born 1966, is CEO of BW Group and Board Member of BW Offshore Limited. 

Mortensen has 28 years of shipping experience, of which 11 years were spent at A.P.  Møller-  Maersk and 17 at D/S Norden. His previous appointments include CEO of D/S Norden from  2005 to 2014 and Managing Director of Maersk Broker (UK) Ltd from 1995 to 1997.

Mortensen was a Board Member of the Danish Shipowners Association (DSA) and its Chairman from 2011 to 2014. He served as Board Member of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) from 2009 to 2011. From 2012 to 2013, he chaired “Vækstteam” (or Growth Team), an initiative by the Danish Government to create jobs in the Danish Maritime Cluster. 

Mortensen received his training in shipping at the Maersk Shipping School and further executive qualifications from INSEAD, Wharton and IMD. He holds a Graduate Diploma degree in International Business (HD-U) from Copenhagen Business School. 

Mortensen was awarded Knight of the Order of Dannebrog in 2013. 

BW LPG Shareholding: NIL shares

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