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Heidmar Promotes Glenn Gronseth

May 12, 2014

Heidmar is very pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. Glenn Gronseth to Managing Director of the company’s Projects Department. Glenn will also join the company’s Executive Committee.

A Heidmar veteran of 25 years standing, Glenn has most recently been Managing Director of the Sigma Tankers Pool, the company’s Aframax / LR2 fleet which numbers 36 ships and 17 pool members from around the globe. Glenn first joined the Projects Department in 2001 after assignments in Singapore, where he opened and managed Heidmar’s Far East office from 1997, and in London from 1991, where he opened and managed Heidmar’s UK office.

As Managing Director of Heidmar’s Projects Department, Glenn will be responsible for the continued development and enhancement of the quality of service that Heidmar provides to its pool partners across all of the company’s five tanker pools.

“Nobody epitomizes the Heidmar ethos more than Glenn.”

—Ben Ognibene, CEO, Heidmar, Inc.

Speaking about the promotion, Heidmar CEO Ben Ognibene said, “Nobody epitomizes the Heidmar ethos more than Glenn. Throughout his 25 years with the company, he has dedicated himself to providing our pool partners, charterers and brokers with best in class quality service whose four cornerstones are honesty, integrity, excellence and transparency.”

“He is an unassuming gent but, despite his low-key approach, he has many friends and admirers within the industry, not least of whom are our growing number of pool partners. This has been demonstrated by the growth and diversification of the Sigma Tankers Pool. I am delighted to promote Glenn to the role of Projects Department MD and to have him join the company’s Executive Committee.”