(Singapore, 1 June 2023)
BW LPG Limited (“BW LPG”, the “Company”, OSE ticker code: “BWLPG.OL”) announces that it has appointed Ms Samantha Xu as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective 1 September 2023.
Ms Xu has over 20 years of international finance experience in shipping and energy. She has held various financial leadership roles for leading companies in Asia, Europe and the Middle East, where she was involved in board governance, investment and risk management, project financing, and M&A activities.
BW LPG CEO Anders Onarheim said: “We are delighted to welcome Samantha onboard and look forward to benefiting from her strong financial management and strategic leadership skills. Samantha will help drive our growth agenda and build on decades of leadership and innovation in LPG shipping.”
For further information, please contact:
Chief Executive Officer
Head of Corporate Communications
Tel: +65 9732 9596
About BW LPG
BW LPG is the world’s leading owner and operator of LPG vessels, owning and operating Very Large Gas Carriers (VLGC) with a total carrying capacity of over 3 million CBM. With five decades of operating experience in LPG shipping, experienced employees and an in-house LPG trading division, BW LPG offers an integrated, flexible, and reliable service to customers. More information about BW LPG can be found at www.bwlpg.com.
BW LPG is associated with BW Group, a leading global maritime company involved in shipping, floating infrastructure, deepwater oil & gas production, and new sustainable technologies. Founded in 1955 by Sir YK Pao, BW controls a fleet of over 490 vessels transporting oil, gas and dry commodities, with its 200 LNG and LPG ships constituting the largest gas fleet in the world. In the renewables space, the group has investments in solar, wind, batteries, biofuels and water treatment.
This information is subject to disclosure requirements pursuant to Section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.