New Year, New Board

At the Annual General Meeting 2020, YoungShip Bergen reviewed the year that was, planned the year to come and introduced a new board as long-time members passed the baton.

On February 7, YoungShip Bergen held its Annual General Meeting. The meeting started with a year-in-review presentation consisting of the Annual Report, before it was time to see certain longtime members pursue new opportunities and elect new ones. 

As of 2020, the YoungShip Bergen board consists of: 

Chair RIkke Simonsen (Bring Cargo)

Vice-Chair Lars Jacob Sjaastad (PwC)

Head of Finance Marte Collin (Tryg)

(Co-)Head of Events Thomas Gabrielsen Markhus (Odfjell SE)

(Co-)Head of Events Anna Loiko (Norwegian Hull Club)

Head of Membership and Recruitment Sofie Ullestad Djuvik (Wilson EuroCarriers)

Head of Sponsorship Sven-Petter Kjerstad Sunde (Bergen Shipping Services)

Head of Communications Andreas Slettevold (Wikborg Rein)

Deputy Marthe Dorthea Jarlind (Seatrans Ship Management)

After the new board had been presented, the evening proceeded with a lovely dinner in classic surroundings at Grand Hotel Terminus, where resigning board members Elisabeth Drægebø, Kristian Severin Johannessen and Christian Instebø Warhuus were thanked for their long-time commitment to the organisastion. 

As for entertainment, the attendees were greatly charmed by the fantastic performance of the Bergen Skipper Association Shanty Choir, as well as humorous toasts, before dancing ensued. 

Thank you to everyone that attended for a great meeting and an even greater evening. 
We look forward to next year already.