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Torvald Klaveness’ corporate head office is located in Oslo, Norway.

Main switchboard Oslo: +47 2252 6000
Main e-mail:  administration@klaveness.com

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Trond Harald Klaveness, Chairman
Lasse Kristoffersen, Chief Executive Officer

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Oslo

Torvald Klaveness’ corporate head office is located in Oslo, Norway.

The management and support of our global activities, as well as day-to-day activities within commercial management, ship owning and ship management, are carried out from our office in Drammensveien 260 at Vækerø in Oslo.

Visiting address: Drammensveien 260, NO – 0283 Oslo, Norway
Postal address: P.O.Box 182 Skøyen, NO – 0212 Oslo, Norway

Switchboard: +47 2252 6000
Main e-mail:  administration@klaveness.com

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Trond Harald Klaveness, Chairman
Lasse Kristoffersen, Chief Executive Officer

Corporate Management Team

Lasse Kristoffersen, Chief Executive Officer
Dept. e-mail: administration@klaveness.com

Rebekka Glasser Herlofsen, Chief Financial Officer
Dept. e-mail: administration@klaveness.com

Bent Martini, Chief Operating Officer
Dept. e-mail: bma@klaveness.com

Niels A. Josefsen, Head of Dry Bulk
Dept. e-mail: pmax@klaveness.com

Morten Skedsmo, Head of Ship Owning and Service Development
Dept. e-mail: projects@klaveness.com

Engebret Dahm, Head of Combination carriers
E-mail: eda@klaveness.com

Aleksander M. Stensby, Chief Digital Officer
E-mail: als@klaveness.com

Human Resources

Trine Hellum, Head of Human Resources
Dept. e-mail: administration@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6339

Drybulk

Niels A. Josefsen, Head of Dry Bulk
E-mail: njo@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6034 / +65 6303 5561
Mobile: +47 905 59 223 / +65 973 19 018

Panamax Atlantic

Eivind Lyford, Head of Panamax Atlantic
Dept. e-mail: pmax@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6246
Mobile: +47 415 64 414

Carl-Martin Graf
Phone: +47 2252 6433
Mobile: +47 975 28 680

Haakon Steimler
Phone: +47 2252 6023
Mobile: +47 909 20 856

Supramax Atlantic

Tom Harald Gjerdingen, Head of Supramax Atlantic
Dept. e-mail: smax@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6407
Mobile: +47 901 74 548

Kjetil Carlsen
Phone: +47 2252 6264
Mobile: +47 992 11 510

Vessel Sourcing & Pool Management

Hans Næss Olstad, Head of Pool Management
Dept. e-mail: commercial@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6237
Mobile: +47 911 58 210

Tor-Espen Ombustvedt
Phone: +47 2252 6424

Financial Trading/Market Making

Peter Bekkestad, Head of Financial Trading
E-mail: pbk@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6205
Mobile: +47 916 81 785

Sindre Garnås
E-mail: sga@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6042
Mobile: +47 926 68 918

Market analysis

Peter Lindstrøm, Head of Klaveness Research
E-mail: pel@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6057
Mobile: +47 901 05 496

Key Customers and Business Development

Jan Klingsholm, Executive Vice President, Drybulk
E-mail: jkl@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6033
Mobile: +47 905 46 106

 

Bunker Procurement

Jakob Fabricius, Head of Bunker Procurement 
E-mail: jfa@klaveness.com
Phone:  +47 2252 6157
Mobile: +47 901 51 581

Operations

Bent Martini, Chief Operation Officer, Head of Operations
E-mail: bma@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6337
Mobile: +47 905 99 650

Marianne Knutsen, Senior Business Controller
E-mail: mkn@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6251
Mobile: +47 913 33 087

 

Operations

Helmut O. Bogdan, Regional Operations Manager Atlantic
Dept. e-mail: operations@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6214
Mobile: +47 906 97 657

Dagfinn Asmyhr
Phone: +47 2252 6270
Mobile: +47 992 11 501

Bailo Diallo
Phone: +47 2252 6425
Mobile: +47 975 80 268

Fleet Performance

Christoffer Bøhmer, Desk leader
E-mail: chb@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6418
Mobile: +47 950 63 554

 

Marine Accounting

Tore Raaer, Business Controller Marine Accounting
E-mail: tr@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6109
Mobile: +47 950 10 331

Combination Carriers

Engebret Dahm, Head of Combination carriers
E-mail: eda@klaveness.com
Phone:+47 2252 6262

Martin Wattum, Senior Project Developer
Phone: +47 2252 6335
Mobile: +47 413 02 340

Technical Projects/Newbuilding

Audun Eriksen, Senior Project Manager
E-mail: ae@klaveness.com
Phone:+47 2252 6014
Mobile: +47 951 36 767

Hans Petter Olsen, Site Manager
E-mail: hpo@klaveness.com
Phone: +86 5806 87 1213 / +47 2252 6325
Mobile: +86 1836 08 18905 / +47 975 64 598

Finance

Rebekka Glasser Herlofsen, Chief Financial Officer
Dept. e-mail: administration@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6441

Treasury

Liv Hege Dyrnes, Vice President Head of Corporate Treasury
Dept. e-mail: finance@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6151

Tax and Structure

Solveig Sundby, Head of Tax
Dept. e-mail: tax@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6319

Group Finance

Petter Markussen, Group Controller
Dept. e-mail: midoffice@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6420

Strategy and Business Development

Lars Erik Luthman, Head of Strategy and Business Development
E-mail: lel@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6058
Mobile: +47 955 11 439

Helge Drösemeyer
E-mail: hdr@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6250
Mobile: +47 948 83 997

Shipowning and Service development

Morten Skedsmo, Head of Ship Owning and Service Development
Dept. e-mail: msk@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6215

Digital Services – Perform

André Torbjørnsen,
Dept. e-mail: atr@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6260

Digital Services – Cargo

Bård Halvorsen,
Dept. e-mail: bha@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6354

Risk Management

Torodd Eeg-Olsen, Head of Risk Management
E-mail: toe@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6320
Mobile: +47 916 20 563

Ying Wang
E-mail: ywa@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6187
Mobile: +47 453 96 361

Klaveness Ship Management AS

Jan Erik Rogde, Head of Ship Management, General Manager
E-mail: jer@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6317

Technical e-mail: shipmgmt@klaveness.com

Torbjørn Eide, Head of Maritime Personnel
E-mail: tei@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6316

Crewing e-mail: crewing@klaveness.com

Øyvind Munkeby, Head of Insurance & Procurement
E-mail: oem@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6331

Purchasing e-mail: purchasing@klaveness.com
Insurance e-mail: insurance@klaveness.com

Jarle Kverneggen, Head of HSEQ
E-mail: jkv@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6068

HSEQ e-mail: qa@klaveness.com

Digital

Aleksander M. Stensby, Chief Digital Officer
E-mail: als@klaveness.com
Mobile:  +47 412 28 272

Simon Sebergsen,
E-mail: sse@klaveness.com
Phone:  +47 2252 6152

 

 

SINGAPORE

Klaveness Asia in Singapore handles the majority of Klaveness’ activities in Asia/Pacific.

The main activities are chartering and operating Panamax and Handymax vessels in the Pacific and Indian Oceans as well as chartering and operating container vessels worldwide.

Klaveness Asia Pte. Ltd.

Visiting Address:
3 Temasek Avenue
# 10-02 Centennial Tower
039190 Singapore

Switchboard:  +65 6303 5560
Telefax:      +65 6333 6745

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Corporate Management Team Klaveness Asia Pte. Ltd.

Frank M. Andersen, General Manager, Klaveness Asia,
Dept. e-mail: conchart@klaveness.com

Punit Oza, Head of Supramax Pacific,
Dept. e-mail: smax@klaveness.com

Michael Jørgensen, Head of Panamax Pacific,
Dept. e-mail: pmax@klaveness.com

Jiten Mehra, Regional Operations Manager
Dept. e-mail: operations@klaveness.com

Tsui Har Sim, Operations Manager (Cargo)
Dept. e-mail: cargoops@klaveness.com

Drybulk

Panamax Pacific

Michael Jørgensen, Head of Panamax Pacific
Dept. E-mail: pmax@klaveness.com
Phone: +65 6303 5573
Mobile: +65 983 34 003

Abhishek Karnawat
Phone: +65 6303 5572
Mobile: +65 938 27 866

Sofiana Sofian
Phone: +65 6303 5574
Mobile: +65 977 74 288

Erica Wu
Phone: +65 6303 5570
Mobile: +65 923 35 563

Supramax Pacific

Punit Oza, Head of Supramax Pacific
Dept. E-mail: smax@klaveness.com
Phone: +65 6303 5565
Mobile: +65 923 15 131

Mabel Goh
Phone: +65 6303 5566
Mobile: +65 900 84 178

Kolbjørn Strand
Phone: +65 6303 5567
Mobile: +65 923 46 370

Gregg Beeching
Phone: +65 6303 5568
Mobile: +65 915 57 758

Darian Chan
Phone: +65 6303 5578
Mobile: +65 973 82 866

Bunker Procurement

Tyge Ildahl, Bunker Manager
Dept. e-mail: bunkers@klaveness.com
Phone: +65 6654 1650
Mobile: +65 971 00 285

Market analysis

Monica Zhu,
E-mail: mzh@klaveness.com
Phone: +65 6303 5587
Mobile: +65 822 87 233

Operations

Jiten Mehra, Regional Operations Manager
Dept. E-mail: operations@klaveness.com

Operation

Jiten Mehra
Phone:  +65 6303 5576
Mobile: +65 901 82 777

Suhrid Bose
Phone:  +65 6303 5564
Mobile: +65 923 18 770

Arif Nazar
Phone:  +65 6303 5588
Mobile: +65 917 00 610

Cargo Operation

Tsui Har Sim
Phone:  +65 6303 5585
Mobile: +65 923 21 577

Stella Kong
Phone:  +65 6303 5584
Mobile: +65 923 67 166

Fannie Teo
Phone:  +65 6303 5575
Mobile: +65 917 77 097

Selene Chua
Phone:  +65 6303 5586
Mobile: +65 917 76 477

Combination Carriers

Anne Mette Hansen
Dept. E-mail: cabu@klaveness.com
Phone:  +65 6654 1651
Mobile: +65 911 64 501

Container

Frank M. Andersen, Head of Container Shipping
Dept. E-mail (Chartering): conchart@klaveness.com
Dept. E-mail (Operation): conops@klaveness.com
Phone: +65 6303 5582

Shanghai

The main activities of the Shanghai office are chartering, operations and business development on behalf of Torvald Klaveness in China.

Through our Shanghai office, we serve industrial customers with short and long term freight agreements (COAs) and with tonnage for period employment (TC). The office further supports ship owners with vessels in the two Klaveness Bulkhandling and Baumarine pools, or with vessels on period charters to Klaveness Chartering. Operations in Chinese ports are managed from the Shanghai office by an experienced port captain.

Klaveness Shipping (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.

Visiting Address: Room 1401, Finance Square, 333 Jiujiang Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200001,
Peoples Republic of China

Switchboard: +86 21 603 22 300
Telefax:          +86 21 603 22 399

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Ralph van der Hoeven, Head of Klaveness China Office, Managing Director

Chartering and Operations

Ralph van der Hoeven
Phone:  +86 21 603 22 310
Mobile: +86 1851 6077 688

Sandy Guan
Phone:  +86 21 603 22 320

Xiaobin Huang
Phone:  +86 21 603 22 303

Liu Shu
Phone:  +86 21 603 22 302

 

Manila

Klaveness Maritime Agency (KMA) was established in 1984 to support the Torvald Klaveness crewing activities.

  • Today, KMA supports crew management for vessels under Klaveness Ship Management.
  • KMA handles all functions related to crew operations and crew training, including the supervision of officer and ratings development through the Klaveness Cadet Program and Manpower Development Program.
  • KMA supports Family Organization: through the Seamen’s Wives Association of Klaveness (SWAK).
  • KMA is ISO 9001:2008 certified by DNV.

Klaveness Shore Services Inc. (KSSI) was established in Manila in December 2013.

  • KSSI is a registered Ecozone IT Export Enterprise with the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA).
  • KSSI supports IT services, accounting services, purchasing services and commercial operations services of Klaveness entities local and abroad.

 

Visiting Address: 5F, FiveE-com Center, Harbour Drive, MOA Complex, Pasay City, Philippines 1300
Switchboard: +63 2 478 5132
Main e-mail: crewing@klaveness.com

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Chona L. Villanos

President and General Manager, Klaveness Maritime Agency, Inc.
President, Klaveness Shore Services, Inc.


 

Corporate Management Team

Chona L. Villanos, President and General Manager, KMA/KSSI

Kharvic Sitchon, Operations Manager, KMA
Dept. e-mail: crewing@klaveness.com

Jobell B. Cuenca, Head of Finance and Purchasing, KSSI
Dept. e-mail: purchasing@klaveness.com

John Felix Pana, IT Operations Manager, Manila-KSSI
Dept. e-mail: itsa@klaveness.com

Per Erik Olsen, Vice President, KSSI Regional Operations Manager
Dept. Email: operations@klaveness.com

KMA management

Chona L. Villanos, President & General Manager
Dept. e-mail: admin-mnl@klaveness.com
Phone:  +47 2252 6807
Mobile: +63 920 9168239

KMA Crewing/Operations

Kharvic Sitchon, Operations Manager KMA
Dept. e-mail: crewing@klaveness.com
Phone:  +47 2252 6808
Mobile: +63 998 9606897

KSSI Commercial Operations

Per Erik Olsen, Vice President, KSSI Regional Operations Manager
Dept. e-mail: operations@klaveness.com
Phone:  +47 2252 6138
Mobile: +63 998 8435954

Operations

Eric C. Fernandez
Phone:  +47 2252 6848
Mobile: +63 998 8435953

Nathaniel D. Dallego
Phone:  +47 2252 6128
Mobile: +63 998 8445653

Charles Mann G. Cortez
Phone:  +47 2252 6859
Mobile: +63 949 8899477

Sycha Krister F. Tuñacao
Phone:  +47 2252 6825
Mobile: +63 949 8899478

Elmo Adelwis B. Kagaoan
Phone:  +47 2252 6861
Mobile: +63 949 8899475

Franciso V. Tejares, Jr.
Phone:  +47 2252 6860
Mobile: +63 949 8899476

Christopher T. Cepeda
Phone:  +47 2252 6865
Mobile: +63 949 8899479

Ma. Cherry May A. Amaro
Phone:  +47 2252 6870
Mobile: +63 949 9932693

Georgie L. Geolin
Phone:  +47 2252 6853
Mobile: +63 949 9932694

KSSI Accounting

Jobell B. Cuenca, Head of Finance – Manila
Phone:  +47 2252 6842
Mobile: +63 998 9604197

Sergio R. Lomenario, Finance Information Manager
Phone:  +47 2252 6868
Mobile: +63 949 8895172

KSSI Purchasing


Jobell B. Cuenca
, Head of Finance and Purchasing
Dept. e-mail: purchasing@klaveness.com
Phone:  +47 2252 6842
Mobile: +63 998 9604197

KSSI I.T.

John Felix O. Paña, IT Operations Manager – Manila
Dept. e-mail: itsa@klaveness.com
Phone: +47 2252 6817
Mobile: +63 928 5214927

KSSI HR

Jacquelou K. Madueño, Human Resources Generalist
Dept. e-mail: admin-mnl@klaveness.com
Phone:  +47 2252 6805
Mobile: +63 908 8727796

Rio de Janeiro

The main activities in Rio De Janeiro concern chartering of Cabu vessels for Klaveness Brasil.

Visiting Address: Rua Lauro Miller, 116 / Sala 2401, Torre Rio Sul, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro RJ 22290-160 Brasil

Phone number: +55 21 35440017
Snorre Blix, General Manager Klaveness Brasil

Cabu Chartering

Snorre Blix, General Manager Klaveness Brasil
Main e-mail: cabu@klaveness.com
Phone number: +55 21 35440017
Mobil number:   +55 21 966835665

ConstanTa

Barklav is a joint venture  company between Klaveness Ship Management AS and Wilhelmsen Ship Management

Barklav S.R.L
Mamaia blvd. 251 – 253
900559, Constanta
Romania
Telephone: (+40) 241 673 737
Fax: (+40) 241 673 535

Contact persons:
Laurentiu A. Lazar
General Manager
E-mail: office@barklav.ro