Dorian LPG announce that Tim Truels Hansen will join the Company as Chartering Manager, with effect from September 1st, 2014.
Dorian explians that Hansen comes to them from AP Moeller Maersk where he began his career at sea, rising to the rank of captain of various sized LPG carriers. He came ashore in 1999, joining the Maersk team with responsibilities in several sectors. In 2002 he began to focus on the LPG sector and from 2004 until Maersk's exit from the LPG sector in 2013 was Senior Charterer responsible for the daily employment of a large fleet of LPG carriers worldwide.
He will be moving to London from Denmark and report to Nigel Grey-Turner, the Managing Director of Dorian LPG (UK) Ltd.
Dorian LPG's Chairman, John Hadjipateras, commented, "We are looking forward to welcoming Tim to our team. His extensive experience in finding and securing term business, optimizing fleet performance for pools of ships, new project development for LPG carriers, COAs both in and out, vessel swaps and his outstanding reputation will be a great asset to the Company."
About Dorian LPG Ltd.
Dorian LPG is a liquefied petroleum gas shipping company and a leading owner and operator of modern VLGCs. Dorian LPG currently owns and operates three modern VLGCs and one pressurized LPG vessel. In addition, Dorian LPG now has 19 ECO VLGC newbuildings under construction. Dorian LPG has offices in Connecticut, USA, London, United Kingdom and Piraeus, Greece.