Appointment of New CFO for BW LPG

(Singapore, 28 May 2015)
The Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Elaine Ong as the Chief Financial Officer of BW LPG Limited (“BW LPG”, the “Company”, OSE ticker code: “BWLPG”). Ms. Ong is currently the Senior Vice President, Finance of BW Group. She will take up her new role at BW LPG in Singapore formally by mid-July, with Martin Ackermann joining as CEO on 1st August. The current CFO, Mr. Vijay Kamath, is leaving the organization with immediate effect.
Andreas Sohmen-Pao, Chairman of BW LPG, says: ” We are very pleased to see Elaine joining as CFO of BW LPG. She has a proven ability in finance and will be able to make an immediate contribution to the success and growth of the organization. I would like to thank Vijay Kamath for his contributions as CFO from listing of the Company until today.”
For further information, please contact:
Ms Arathi Menon
BW LPG Limited
Tel: +65 6705 5513
BW LPG is the world’s largest very large gas carrier (VLGC) owner and operator based on number of VLGCs and by LPG carrying capacity. BW LPG owns and operates 38 gas carriers with a total carrying capacity of close to 3 million cbm and a further 672,000 cbm of capacity on order in Korea. With more than 35 years of operating experience in LPG shipping and experienced seafarers and staff, BW LPG offers a flexible and reliable service to customers. BW LPG is associated with BW Group, one of the world’s leading shipping groups. BW Group is involved in oil and gas transportation, floating gas infrastructure, environmental technologies and deep-water production.
This information is subject to disclosure requirements pursuant to Section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.