Shipowner Ove Utkilen and the company’s chair of the board, Bjørn Sjaastad picked the new CEO from Odfjell Tankers. This is the first time the company hires a female top manager. Siri-Anne Mjåtvedt has her first day at Utkilens Monday 1st October.
Utkilen is a full-integrated shipping company with chartering, operation, technical operation and manning, in addition to administrative functions. The company has over 270 seafarers.
Siri-Anne Mjåtvedt has been employed by Odfjell in more or less her whole working life. She completed her MBA in France and added a master of shipping and logistics at Copenhagen Business School – also known as the Blue Master.
Utkilen has carried out a sizeable renewal of the fleet the last few years, 4 20,000 tons stainless steel tankers and 4 9,000 tons stainless steel tankers with ice class.
We wish Siri-Anne the best of luck with her new position and welcome her to the Incentra group