OSM Maritime Group appoints industry veterans to the Board

Jens Lassen, former head of Carnival Maritime and Donald Anderson, former CEO of V. Ships Group, have joined OSM Maritime Group as members of the board.

Mr Lassen (pictured below) and Mr Anderson (pictured top) bring a wealth of senior level management experience in shipmanagement, maritime finance, mergers and acquisitions.

“Jens Lassen has extensive experience from the maritime industry and shipmanagement in particular, from his years in senior management with companies like V. Ships, Stolt Nielsen, RCL and Carnival. Donald Anderson has more than 25 years in shipmanagement, marine services, private equity and financial investments. Both Jens and Donald will play an important role in developing the strategy for OSM Maritime Group going forward, with focus on growth and providing excellence in services to customers,” said Bjørn Tore Larsen,  Chairman of OSM Maritime Group.

“I am delighted to be working with OSM Maritime Group. The company is committed to providing high quality services to clients and embraces new technology and solutions to meet the requirements and demands of the industry, and bringing it into the future,” said Jens Lassen.

“OSM has a strong management team who has created an excellent platform for further expansion in the ship management and maritime services sector. I am looking forward to contributing to the company’s next phase of development and its exciting growth plans,” said Donald Anderson.

With 10,000 employees, a fleet of roughly 500 vessels and operations all over the world, OSM Maritime Group is a provider of third party management services within the offshore and maritime industries, covering shipmanagement, crew management, offshore management and new building management. The Group’s services are provided to all types of conventional vessels including dry cargo vessels, passenger vessels, oil, chemical and shuttle tankers, offshore vessels, units and installations within the oil and gas industry.