Effective March 2001, Jarle Roth took over as the president and CEO of international ships service provider Unitor. Roth, a qualified naval architect, joins Unitor from Norway's Umoe Group where he was executive vice-president and CFO. He brings to Unitor a wealth of experience in all aspects of the marine industry, from shipping, through shipyards, to equipment supply.
Other positions held by Roth within the Umoe group include director of Technical Services, managing director of Umoe Schat-Harding and project director. He has been a member of Unitor's Board of Directors for four years.