John Fredriksen’s Ship Finance International Limited has appointed Gary Vogel, the current chief executive of Eagle Bulk Shipping, to its board of directors.
Hans Petter Aas, chairman of Ship Finance International, commented: “We are very pleased that Mr. Vogel has accepted a directorship in Ship Finance. I am confident that his broad international background and experience both in the dry bulk market and the capital markets will make a good contribution to the continued growth and diversification of Ship Finance.”
Vogel, 50, has been in the CEO role at Eagle Bulk since September 2015, and prior to that he served as partner and group CEO at Clipper Group.
Ship Finance International also announced the delivery of 19,200 teu containership MSC Anna from Huyndai Heavy Industries, Korea. The vessel is chartered to MSC for a period of 15 years.