Hammer Resigns Post at Odfjell Due to Disagreement with Board

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Jan Hammer, image: Odfjell

After nearly 30 years at Norwegian tanker company Odfjell, the last 5 of which as CEO, Jan A. Hammer will be leaving the company.

Odfjell’s Board cites differing views on the strategic direction for the company as the primary reason for his resignation.
Tore Jakobsen, previously Senior Vice President, Corporate Investments, has been appointed interim President/CEO.