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Why Thorco and Ramskov parted ways

"When the board at this time is not ready to look at the next step, they don't need someone like me," now-former CEO of Thorco, Henrik Ramskov, tells ShippingWatch after his surprising exit from the carrier.

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Thorco Shipping finished 2013 with a profit, nothing showy, but a small profit including costs following the merger with Clipper Projects and in an extremely difficult market, the carrier's Chairman Thor Stadil tells ShippingWatch. Still, the Board of Directors of Thorco Shipping - which is controlled by Thor Stadil and his son Christian Stadil - decided a few days ago to part ways with Henrik Ramskov, the carrier's CEO since the summer of 2013, who thus wound up serving for less than one year.

When the Board of Directors at this time is not ready to look at the next step, they don't need someone like me. Of course it's sad, but it would have been even more sad not to recognize this fact.

Henrik Ramskov, former CEO Thorco Shipping

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