John Fredriksen-controlled Flex LNG said that Thomas Thorkildsen joined the company as senior vice president, business development.
Thorkildsen has spent the previous 13 years with Höegh LNG where, as head of business development, he was responsible for the development of the FSRU opportunities.
At Flex LNG he will head the business development activities with immediate effect.
Flex LNG currently has two 174,000-cbm liquefied natural gas carriers under construction at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard in South Korea, scheduled for delivery in the first half of 2018.
At the end of 2016, the company signed a heads of agreement with the US LNG export player NextDecade to develop solutions for companies looking to buy liquefied natural gas fuel at NextDecade’s Rio Grande LNG project in Texas.
LNG World News Staff