Singapore dry bulk owner Pioneer Marine has appointed Torben Janholt as its new CEO, replacing Pankaj Khanna who left the company at the end of May.
Janholt has served as a board member of Pioneer Marine since 2013, prior to which he was president and CEO of J. Lauritzen for over 14 years.
Bradley Dietz, an independent director of Pioneer Marine, commented “We are pleased to have Torben Janholt serve in his expanded role as CEO. He brings extensive knowledge of Pioneer and his leadership as industry executive is unparalled.”
Additionally, Sam Tsui leaves the company from his role of CFO and will be replaced by Korinna Tapaktsoglou.