Board of Directors
Jesper Lok has worked in the Mærsk-group for 25 years around the World and as CEO of SVITZER. Jesper is the Chair also of Dagrofa, Inchcape, and Vestergaard Company and Director in RelyOn Nutec and Silverstream Technologies.
Kristian V. Mørch
CEO at J. Lauritzen
35 years experience in the Shipping industry, of which 6 years were based in Asia (Japan, Korea and Hong Kong/China). Proven leader with strong experience in General Management, Capital Markets, Strategic Planning, Investment, M&A, joint ventures, restructuring and Business-to-Business sales and projects. Also former CEO of Odfjell SE.
Thomas S. Knudsen
Former CEO at MAN ES 2-stroke division, the world’s leading designer of 2-stroke marine engines with a market share with app. 70-80% and active member (including Chairman) in several well-reputed leading maritime companies including C. C. Jensen, The Danish Maritime Fund, BWSC, Eltronic Fueltech, Svanehøj A/S, TGE Marine. Achievements includes responsibility for the development of the portfolio of 2-stroke engines with fuels of Natural Gas, LPG, Methanol, Ethane, Biofuel and of course traditional fuels like HFO; LSFO. Inventor of 14 patents. With a total of 36 years at MAN ES Thomas S. Knudsen brings unprecedented experience within management, engineering and ship building to the G&O Maritime Group board.
Rasmus Hans Jensen
CEO at Hans Jensen Lubricators A/S
Rasmus Hans Jensen is CEO at Hans Jensen Lubricators A/S and member of the board at G&O Maritime Group. Rasmus Hans Jensen has a M.Sc. in Economics and Marketing (EMF) from Copenhagen Business School.
He brings experience from Danske Bank and Nordea, before joining Hans Jensen Lubricators A/S in 2004. Since 2012 in the role as CEO.
With a background in shipping and a MBA from Kellogg Bernd has in the recent years been leading a business region and a end-to-end business unit at the technology company Wärtsilä since 2012 and Maersk Line before that .
Rune Lillie Gornitzka
Rune is Partner in the private equity company, Polaris, which owns the majority of G&O Maritime Group.
From 2004-2005, he worked as Business Developer in TDC (Assistant to Group Management) and from 1999-2004 as investment banker in Capitellum Corporate Finance (spring-out from McKinsey & SEB/Enskilda Securities).
Rune has a M.Sc., Economics and Business Administration from Copenhagen Business School and Harvard University, Boston.