New CEO Will Join Effective 1st August 2015

(Singapore, 5 May 2015)

With reference to the announcement made on 12 March 2015, BW LPG Limited (“BW LPG”, the “Company”, OSE ticker code: “BWLPG”) is pleased to announce that Mr. Martin Ackermann will assume the role of Chief Executive Officer of BW LPG with effect from 1st August 2015.

BW LPG’s current CEO, Mr. Nicholas Gleeson, will transition to the role of Chief Financial Officer of BW Group effective on the same date.


For further information, please contact:

Ms Arathi Menon
Communications and Branding
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.