Golar LNG CEO Iain Ross resigns

Tor Olav Trøim’s Golar LNG has begun the search for a new CEO after the resignation of current boss Iain Ross.

Ross, who joined Golar as CEO from WorleyParsons in September 2017, has a six-month notice period on his contract although this can be prolonged or reduced upon mutual agreement.

“The board of Golar LNG will immediately start the process to recruit Mr Ross’s successor,” the company stated.

Golar LNG is currently in the final stages of closing a deal to sell its 50% interest in Hygo Energy Transition and 32% interest in Golar LNG Partners to Wes Eden’s New Fortress Energy.

Grant Rowles

Grant spent nine years at Informa Group based in London, Sydney, Hong Kong and Singapore. He gained strong management experience in publishing, conferences and awards schemes in the shipping and legal areas, working on a number of titles including Lloyd's List. In 2009 Grant joined Seatrade responsible for the commercial development of Seatrade’s Asia products. In 2012, with Sam Chambers, he co-founded Asia Shipping Media.
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