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Sohmen-Pao will soon chair three Danish shipping companies

At first Hafnia, then BW Epic Kosan a few months ago, and now wind carrier Cadeler adds Andreas Sohmen-Pao to the board. The appointment is a seal of approval, says Cadeler CEO Mikkel Gleerup.

BW Group's Andreas Sohmen-Pao is already chairman of Hafnia and BW Epic Kosan. He is expected to be elected chairman of Cadeler at the company's general meeting on April 29, when current chairman Richard Sell resigns. | Photo: Global Maritime Forum

Wind carrier Cadeler, formerly Swire Blue Ocean, will be the third Danish company, after Hafnia and BW Epic Kosan, to have Andreas Sohmen-Pao from Singapore's BW Group as chairman of the board.

Notably, this move takes place after BW Group, owned by the Sohmen-Pao family, has acquired a large stake in the company.

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