Katrine Johanne Drabløs Aas (Chair): Katrine is currently a financial controller at Frontline managing JF Group's entire fleet and on her third year as a member of YoungShip Oslo’s board. During the past two years she managed YSO's finances and is "super excited and looking forward to a great YSO year"!
Kristina Engelsen Nordanger (Vice Chair): Kristina is currently working as an operator at Dyna Shipping, a shipbroking company focusing on the gas and chemical segments. She has been a YoungShip member since she started working full-time in the maritime industry in 2017. She joined the YSO board as Deputy Board member in 2019 and this year will have the role as vice chair.
Amalie Melsom (Head of Events): Amalie is currently working at Cleaves Securities within Corporate Finance and Investment Banking activities primarily focused on the maritime sector. She has been a member of YoungShip Oslo since 2018, joined the board as Head of Events in 2019 and is "really looking forward to another year as Head of Events in 2020"!
Jørgen Jensen Axelsen (Head of Internal Affairs): Jørgen currently works at DNB where he worked for nearly 6 years assisting shipping and offshore clients in executing financial transactions. He joined YoungShip Oslo in 2018 and has been part of the board since 2019.
Natalie Le Nguyen (Head of Projects): Nataile is currently associated with the shipping team at the law firm Simonsen Vogt Wiig where she assists clients in connection with ship transactions and financing. She has been a member of YoungShip Oslo since 2017 and joined as a committee member in 2019.
Joseph DiRenzo, PE (Head of Communication and Cooperation): Joe is currently working at Grieg Green where he is a business analyst working on new product development in ship recycling. Before moving to Norway, Joe spent nearly 9 years in the US Coast Guard as a professional mariner and project manager. He joined YoungShip Oslo in 2019 and was elected to the board this year.
Thank you to all of our members for your trust in us! We look forward to seeing you at our events in 2020!
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